A new Harvard study looked at 15 years of data on people with high cholesterol.
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PHOTO: Two studies presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Cardiology showed new drugs lowered "bad" LDL cholesterol by 60 percent above and beyond what statins were able to do.
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PHOTO: A nutrient-poor diet filled with added sugars and unhealthy trans fats is known to cause high cholesterol, so it makes sense try and fix the problem with healthy food, like fruits and nuts.