Examples of cholesterol in a Sentence
Did your doctor check your cholesterol?
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Andrew Flinders Taylor, of Melbourne, says that his diet—consisting only of white potatoes and sweet potatoes—plus exercising six days a week has slimmed him down and has even lowered his blood cholesterol level.
To start, apples are loaded with pectin, a soluble fiber that can naturally lower cholesterol.
Nutrition information per serving: 225 calories, 8 g fat, 1 g saturated fat, 0 mg cholesterol, 36 g carbohydrates, 16 g sugar, 5 g protein, 365 mg sodium, 5 g fiber Roasted onion vinaigrette Yield: about 1 1/2 cups.
The Counter initially tested the meatless burger (produced without hormones, antibiotics, cholesterol or artificial flavors) at several restaurants in California.
Attendees will have blood-pressure, cholesterol and blood-sugar measurements taken and then sit down with a physician, who will make individualized recommendations.
He has personally dealt with fluctuations in his cholesterol levels, occasional blurry vision and kidney strain, Mr. Hughes says.
Skipping breakfast has been associated with being heavier and having higher cholesterol levels.
Per serving, based on 4: 373 calories (26 percent from fat), 11 grams total fat (2 grams saturated), 6 milligrams cholesterol, 51 grams carbohydrates, 20 grams protein, 474 milligrams sodium, 6 grams dietary fiber.
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Origin and Etymology of cholesterol
First Known Use: 1894See Words from the same year
CHOLESTEROL Defined for English Language Learners
medical Definition of cholesterol
- Cholesterol is a lipid present in the cell membrane and subcellular organelles of tissues throughout the body. … In addition, cholesterol serves as the building block for all steroid hormones including cortisol, aldosterone, estrogen, and testosterone.
- —Sarah de Ferranti and David S. Ludwig, The New England Journal of Medicine, 25 Sept. 2008
- … the drug reduces the production of cholesterol in the liver, decreasing the amount of artery-clogging cholesterol circulating in the bloodstream.
- —Newsweek, 8 Dec. 1986
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