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    More Evidence; High Cholesterol Contributes to Alzheimer's
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    iride6606 posted:
    Another study that proves a link between high cholesterol and Alzheimer's;

    People with high cholesterol levels, defined by a reading of more than 5.8 mmol/L, had significantly more brain plaques when compared to those with normal or lower cholesterol levels. A total of 86 percent of people with high cholesterol had brain plaques, compared with only 62 percent of people with low cholesterol levels.

    https://www.aan.com/PressRoom/home/PressRelease/981


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    bobby75703 responded:
    Everyone is welcome to believe what they want.

    I myself don't buy it.
     
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    iride6606 replied to bobby75703's response:
    Another article that states high cholesterol in mid-life increases risk for dementia in later years. Very interesting.

    http://www.yourbrainmatters.org.au/brain-health-program/heart/cholesterol
     
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    bobby75703 replied to iride6606's response:
    Nature knew what it was doing when we were designed with high amounts of cholesterol in the brain.

    Articles that demonize cholesterol exists to line the pockets of those with commercial interest in selling drugs that lower cholesterol. These junk articles even make their way into prestigious medical journals.

    Drug companies are not dumb. They know nothing sells better than articles in a reputable journal or website. Therefore we will continue to see these articles demonizing cholesterol.
     
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    iride6606 replied to bobby75703's response:
    Really?

    These junk articles even make their way into prestigious medical journals.


    These are the same sites tha you are pulling you air pollution articles from. Did that intentionally in case you went thi direction.
     
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    iride6606 replied to iride6606's response:
    Wow, many typos, a little bumpy up here at 40,000 feet!

    Here's another one;

    http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/740572_1
     
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    bobby75703 replied to iride6606's response:
    Yes, really.
     
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    iride6606 replied to bobby75703's response:
    Soooooooooooo, when you qoute an article from these sites they are also; These junk articles even make their way into prestigious medical journals in your mind, especially since they are only guesses. Perfect, made the end of my long day getting to a hotel at close to midnight good enough to go to bed with a smile, have a good night.


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