Vitamin B3 (Niacin)

Niacin for cholesterol control


The article presents the author's views on the use of niacin for reducing cholesterol. The author does not advocate niacin as a therapeutic choice for lowering cholesterol. According to the autho...

Only One Form of Niacin Can Boost HDLs


The article presents a question and answer related to the forms of niacin that lower cholesterol. A person asks if it is right to take the niacin that is sold over the counter in the health food ...

Highlights from the XV International Symposium on Atherosclerosis


Information about topics discussed during the XV International Symposium on Atherosclerosis held in Boston, Massachusetts in June 2009 is presented. Topics include atherosclerosis' detection, pre...

The Miracle Heart Remedy Doctors Ignore


Looking for a pill to take care of all your cholesterol problems? There's one available-and what it is will surprise you

If your cholesterol level is starting to look like a pretty good bowling score, your doctor has probably given you two choices: One, clean up your act-and your arteries-by eating right and exercising. And two, if you need more help, take cholesterol-lowering drugs-very likely one of the widely prescribed "statins" such as Zocor or Lipitor.

Oral Niacin Prevents Photocarcinogenesis and Photoimmunosuppression in Mice


Examines the role of niacin in preventing ultraviolet photocarcinogenesis and photoimmunosuppression in mice in Germantown, New York. Capability of niacin to elevate cutaneous NAD; Identificatio...

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