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Garlic: Finding the Right Supplement for Cholesterol Control

From the Show: Mindful Medicine
Summary: What is the best garlic supplement for cholesterol control? Dr. Holly has the answer.
Air Date: 10/30/13
Duration: 10
Host: Dr. Holly Lucille, ND, RN
Guest Bio: Cheryl Myers
Cheryl company photo Aug 2013Cheryl Myers, whose first degree is in nursing, also has clinical certifications in oncology and gerontology.

She has been working directly with dietary supplements for over 12 years, and is currently the head of scientific affairs and education for EuroPharma.

In this role, Cheryl oversees technical literature development, product research validation, educational outreach and acts as a liaison with thought leaders in integrative health.

A natural medicine practitioner, Cheryl is a recognized expert in integrative health and dietary supplement use. She has lectured throughout the United States and has been a featured guest on more than 250 radio and television shows.

She is well known as an advocate of bridging the worlds of mainstream and natural medicine to achieve health outcomes neither can create alone. She appreciates the opportunity to share her insights on natural health with you.
Garlic: Finding the Right Supplement for Cholesterol Control
Garlic is wonderful for reducing LDL cholesterol levels, keeping blood pressure in check and even fighting harmful bacteria. But finding a convenient – and effective – fresh garlic supplement is a challenge.

Special guest, Cheryl Myers, shares the "must have" features of any garlic supplementation regimen for lowering LDL cholesterol, balancing blood pressure and more.

Myers and Dr. Holly also discuss the importance of enteric-coating, alliin and allicin, as well as the right dosage equivalence to fresh garlic.