Siobhan Huggins

Author's details

Name: Siobhan Huggins
Date registered: August 10, 2017

Latest posts

  1. Lipoprotein Power – LDL and the Immune System — June 21, 2019
  2. Intervention change – no longer consuming liver — June 19, 2019
  3. Study roundup for 6/14/19 — June 14, 2019
  4. Over halfway through the KetoAF experiment – How’s it going? — June 14, 2019
  5. Hiccups, Baseline re-cap, KetoAF switchover – Siobhan — May 31, 2019

Most commented posts

  1. Guest Post – Impact of Coffee on Triglycerides — 112 comments
  2. Beyond the Lipid Hypothesis (Part 1): Plaque Development — 98 comments
  3. The Big Deal About Lipoprotein(a) — 58 comments
  4. Lab Testing Guide 2.0 — 36 comments
  5. Beyond the Lipid Hypothesis (Part 2): LDL Modification — 27 comments

Author's posts listings

Jun 21

Lipoprotein Power – LDL and the Immune System

If one were to hear the words “lipoprotein” or “cholesterol” in a sentence, it might be expected that the next words would be “heart disease”, or “diabetes” or “metabolic syndrome”. However, while working alongside Dave and digging deeper into research on the lipid system, I found that surprisingly the next words were sometimes “infection” or …

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Jan 23

Guest Post – Impact of Coffee on Triglycerides

Note from Dave: Sean is a prolific member of the LMHR Facebook Group and I was keen to share this remarkable experiment with you all as a guest post here. Enjoy! My name is Sean Brennan and I have been on a ketogenic diet for 14 months now, beginning on Thanksgiving of 2017.  It has …

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Jan 16

#CholesterolScience Show – With Dr. Peter Lansberg

0:00 Intro 0:26 Peter’s background and history with lipid research Term used: Familial Hypercholesterolemia (“FH”) is a cluster of genetic abnormalities that result in high total or LDL cholesterol. If someone has Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia it means they got a copy of an FH gene from one parent only. If they have Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia, …

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Jan 09

#CholesterolScience Show – With Dr. David Diamond

0:00 Intro 0:30 David Diamond’s health and history – how did he get to where he is now? 3:22 Dr. Diamond’s previous research involving stress and nutrition, and further investigation of the impacts of a “high fat” versus “ketogenic” diet Study mentioned: Combination of high fat diet and chronic stress retracts hippocampal dendrites.S 6:00 Further investigation into Dr. Diamond’s high triglycerides …

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Dec 20

#CholesterolScience Show – with Dr. Tro Kalayjian

0:05 Intro 0:38 Tro’s backstory – 150 lb weight loss, and changes in views on cholesterol and heart disease 3:23 The impact of context on cholesterol and LDL lowering 6:06 Why there may not be a large motivation for finding who doesn’t benefit from medication 9:25 The CTT (Cholesterol Treatment Trialists’) Collaboration and discussion on …

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