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Busted: Cholesterol Claims

Sterols from Natural Health News
Dec 09, 2008
Natural Health News has several posts regarding the push on products containing "plant sterols", including aspirin, vitamins, and a variety of drinks for cholesterol lowering. Our argument against these products is that they ...
Apr 21, 2011
'Phytosterols' are compounds that can impair the absorption of cholesterol from the gut. In this way, 'sterols' (as their name is often abbreviated to) can reduce cholesterol levels in the bloodstream, which conventional wisdom ...
Jan 02, 2008
I recently commented on Cardio vitamins from Centrum because of their hype on plant sterols and what is actually in the product. Now along comes Unilever with their actively advertised product Promise Activ, also containing ...
Sep 12, 2008
Earlier this year, and also in 2007, I looked into some of the new consumer products plied with canola and soy oil under the guise of "plant sterols". Most manufacturers report using genetically modified sources adding to the ...