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One avocado a day helps lower ‘bad’ cholesterol for heart healthy benefits

Science Daily Move over, apples — new research from Penn State suggests that eating one avocado a day may help keep “bad cholesterol” at bay. According to the researchers, bad cholesterol can refer to both oxidized low-density lipoprotein (LDL) and small, dense LDL particles. In a randomized, controlled feeding study, the researchers found that eating …
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Probiotics under fire: ‘When a doctor treats himself, he has a fool for a patient’

By Stephen Daniells Nutra Ingredients USA A recent article in the Wall Street Journal has caused consternation among stakeholders in the probiotics space. Why? Well, for an article written by an MD and cancer researcher it’s as unscientific as it is potentially damaging. The essay submitted to the WSJ has the title, Those Probiotics May …