Cardiologist Explains Benefits of Niacin for Heart Health

By: thedrswolfson
January 29, 2019

Niacin (vitamin B3) has been extensively studied and is the best available method to raise HDL. But just because the HDL number goes up, it does not necessarily decrease heart attack risk, stroke risk, or extend life. Many drugs have tried and failed in this endeavor. But niacin seems to hold true. The form that […]

Read more

HDL- The Good Cholesterol

By: thedrswolfson
January 11, 2016

HDL is commonly referred to as the “good” cholesterol. LDL, mistakenly, is known as the bad cholesterol. But that is all pharmaceutical company propaganda. The human body manufactures both HDL and LDL for a purpose. No mistakes are made, only responses to poor nutrition and chemicals. HDL stands for high-density lipoprotein. Since HDL contains a […]

Read more