Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 15, 2012
Dr. Janet Brill announces the release of Cholesterol Down, a new mobile app for Android available on Google Play.
Based on Dr. Brills best-selling book by the same name, the Cholesterol Down Android app targets LDL (bad) cholesterol reduction with a lifestyle approach. Users simply add nine miracle foods to a regular diet plus 30 minutes of walking to everyday routines. This straightforward and easy-to-follow plan can lower LDL cholesterol by as much as 47% in just 4 weeks.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, just over 13% of US adults had elevated cholesterol levels in 2009-2010, compared to 18% a decade ago. The drop is attributed to widespread use of statin drugs to reduce high cholesterol.
Research has proven statins to be highly effective in reducing LDL cholesterol, but all statins have associated risks. Taking higher doses significantly increases the potential for side effects. The LDL-lowering combination of diet and exercise in the Cholesterol Down plan achieves LDL reduction results comparable to those of a statin drug starting dose; the plan can also be a great supplement for high-risk individuals undergoing statin treatment.
With the new Cholesterol Down app, lowering LDL cholesterol has never been more convenient or enjoyable.