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Triglycerides

Triglycerides (also known as triacylglycerols or triacylglycerides) are glycerides in which the glycerol is esterified with three fatty acids. They are the main constituent of vegetable oil and animal …

Lipoprotein

A lipoprotein is a biochemical assembly that contains both proteins and lipids and may be structural or catalytic in function. Lipoproteins may be enzymes, proton pumps, ion pumps, or …

Cholesterol in Children

Many people assume that high <a href="http://www.fountia.com/cholesterol-types">cholesterol</a> is a problem that affects middle-aged adults only. In fact, many people don’t even worry about their cholesterol when they are …

Tips

A low cholesterol diet is achieved by eating foods low in saturated fat and concentrating on the following: • Use herbs instead of salt in cooking. • Consume fat free, skim, …

Lean Meat

When you have <a href="http://www.fountia.com/cholesterol-diet-selection">chosen</a> your lean cuts of meat, you can make these foods even healthier by reducing the amount of fat you use in preparing them.  …