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Higher Cholesterol Is Associated With Longer Life

Analysis by Dr. Joseph Mercola Fact Checked

higher cholesterol is associated with longer life

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  • Cholesterol, the soft, waxy substance found in every cell in your body, is used to produce several of your body’s vital functions, including hormones and vitamin D. High cholesterol is now recognized for its link to longer life