June 2018 archive

Questions

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This thread is dedicated to questions for CholesterolCode.com. Again, we are not doctors or medical professionals and nothing we say here constitutes medical advice. If you have a question that doesn’t involve your specific cholesterol numbers, feel free to comment to this thread below. On the other hand, if you do have a question about …

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Cholesterol Endgame?

Something exciting is happening. There’s a special group of people that may be answering one of the most powerful medical questions of our time. The Hypothesis A hypothesis was made several decades ago, well before I was born. This “Lipid Hypothesis” suggested cholesterol in the blood independently caused heart disease. From Wikipedia: The lipid hypothesis …

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KetoCon 2018 – Initial LMHR Presentation Rough Cut

I was originally going to stream this presentation, but there were a series of technical issues with the wifi and setup at the conference. For now, here is the rough cut before we later edit it in with the presentation slides directly. For now, you can follow along with the below link to the deck …

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Carotid Artery Update, SAD Diet Edition

[UPDATE — 6/14/18 — I’ve added further data and some study comparisons below!] Of all the metrics I’ve been wondering about following my Weight Gain Experiment, CIMT certainly ranks in the Top Three. I speculated several times that I wouldn’t be surprised if it had an impact. But how much? The Jury is in: Lots …

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Cholesterol Code Workbook 2: The Mysterious Lipoprotein(a)

On this episode of the Cholesterol Code Workbook, we discuss five papers about the most mysterious lipoprotein: Lipoprotein(a). We discuss its involvement in wound healing, its role as a carrier for oxidized phospholipids, and potential influences on risk for cardiovascular disease. Take a seat, grab a snack, and join us as we venture into the …

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