High Cholesterol: The best breakfast options to control cholesterol levels

High cholesterol levels can lead to plaque buildup in artery walls, which can narrow arteries and make it difficult for blood to flow to the heart and brain (Pexels)

When it comes to breakfast, most of us don’t have time to plan it well or indulge in comfort foods. Cookies, muffins, buttered toast, sugar-added packaged cereal and other quick breakfast options may be delicious but they can increase your cholesterol levels and waistline. So some of us plan breakfast meals that are more elaborate … Read more

New chronic constipation guideline evaluates treatment options

New chronic constipation guideline evaluates treatment options

A new practice guideline aims to help clinicians navigate an increasingly crowded field of over-the-counter and prescription treatment options for chronic idiopathic constipation in otherwise healthy people. The guideline, published in the American Journal of Gastroenterology, was jointly developed by the American Gastroenterological Association and the American College of Gastroenterology. It marks the first AGA … Read more