Results for Hypercholesterolemia

Lipid Lowering Effects of Black Seed

Lipid Lowering Effects of Black Seed

Cholesterol is a lipid molecule vital for life. It is required to build the membrane of each cell in our bodies and also for the synthesis of vitamin D and a number of very important steroid hormones.

Hypercholesterolemia is a condition in which blood cholesterol level is elevated, the condition affects 13% of Americans[i]. A number of risk factors can cause hypercholesterolemia including high fat diet, sedentary lifestyle and genetics. Hypercholesterolemia is itself a risk factor for cardiovascular disease.  

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