Demonizing cholesterol is crazy profitable, and there is no shortage of articles painting a dark image of cholesterol.
Scare tactics of "Cholesterol spreading cancer in the body" is enough to make anyone rush out for a prescription. But cholesterol is vital to the development of all healthy cells. Without cholesterol we could not live. Human life would cease to exist.
Wisdom, coupled with education in human physiology is key to developing the insight needed to spot when claims lead consumers astray.
"cholesterol wreaks havoc on the orderly process of cell division."
The statement defies nature. If it were true a fetus would not develop. Cholesterol plays a very important role in body development. This is why there is so much cholesterol in an egg. Its there so the new chick can develop. Children need cholesterol to grow.
This demonizing of cholesterol is out of hand. Its a slap in the face to GOD who created it for our benefit.
The brain is the one organ most dependent upon cholesterol for proper function. So important it manufactures its own supply. roughly 25% of your body's supply of cholesterol is devoted to brain function.
I love cholesterol- because it keeps my cognition sharp.View Thread
Just like celebrities having to put up with the grocery store tabloids, medical professionals have to put up with fear mongering "medical" articles which amount to nothing more than a push to boost sales of a pharmaceutical product.