What Your Dr. May Not Tell You About Cholesterol
Are cholesterol numbers really meaningful, or are we being sold a bill of goods by the pharmaceutical industry? This article by Dr. John Lee and Virginia Hopkins explains how cholesterol really works.
Women and Heart Disease
Dr. John Lee explains the differences in heart disease between women and men, and how hormones and HRT affect women's hearts.
Women, Statins and Heart Disease
There is little evidence that the cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins help prevent heart disease or death from heart disease in the majority of women, and disturbing evidence that lowering cholesterol may harm women.
Heart Disease, C-Reactive Protein and Statins
The JUPITER study provides valuable information about c-reactive protein (CRP) and heart disease but is not necessarily evidence that statins are the best way to lower CRP levels.
Blood Spot Test Advantages
Blood spot testing is faster, easier, accurate, and can be done in the privacy of your own home, at your convenience.
Dr. Lee's Commonsense Guide to a Healthy Heart
More down-to-earth wisdom in this booklet from Dr. John Lee about how to take care of your heart, as well as what research really says about cholesterol numbers and the truth about what makes your cholesterol go up.