Friday, March 11, 2016

Good Cholesterol is not always good.

You're probably aware that high density lipoprotein (HDL) also known as good   cholesterol is popular in lowering the risk of heart disease. I believed that as well until I read the recent study conducted at Cambridge University.

According to the study rare mutation in genes known as SCARB1 is a kind if mutation in which a person have high level of HDL. But it also suggests that such person is 80% at risk of acquiring heart disease. 

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