Hamburgers and Cholesterol (what they DON’T tell you)

How does that hamburger become a cholesterol issue? Let’s begin by finding out how the “cholesterol” is transported into the body, and what role HDL plays. It all starts with chylomicrons—in general, chylomicrons carry exogenous (that hamburger) lipids (fats) from the intestine to the rest of the body. The remaining lipoproteins are involved in transporting […]