Next time someone tells you to watch your cholesterol, consider this: low-cholesterol diets have actually been shown to cause hormone-imbalances, obesity and diabetes. The emphasis on a low-fat diet reduces the intake of fat and causes an increased consumption of carbohydrates and trans fats. For women, lack of adequate levels of cholesterol in the body can be a real issue of hormone imbalances.
Why cholesterol is the most important molecule in the body:
It is the main component of cell membranes... by Dr. Igor Schwartzman on June 17th, 2010 at 07:06 am
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