Alzheimer's disease & dementia

Study demonstrates preventive effect of sterols in Alzheimer's

It's no secret that phytochemicals in fruit and vegetables have a positive effect on our health. For instance, plant sterols help to lower cholesterol levels. According to a study by researchers at Saarland University, they ...

Health

Healthy plant sterols: A daily 'drip' is best

(PhysOrg.com) -- Plant-derived sterols and stanols are known to be heart healthy compounds. When consumed in amounts greater than those found naturally in foods, these compounds lower blood cholesterol concentrations in humans. ...