Friday, February 09, 2007

Low Cholesterol Linked to Dementia

From the article: "Very few of the participants in this study were receiving cholesterol lowering treatment at the time the decline in cholesterol was observed, so medication was not responsible for this," Dr. Stewart explained. One can assume that the use of statins in such people might have hasten the process.My comments: Personally, I've come to the conclusion that what we've been told about cholesterol for the past 50 years is bunk. Why would our bodies produce a substance that's bad for us. We're beginning to learn that cholesterol is perhaps the most important biochemical in our bodies.

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