Statins are a family of prescription drugs used to help lower LDL (bad) cholesterol. Approximately 28 percent of American men and women over age 40 take a statin, but many discontinue use after experiencing some sort of statin side effect. Nina Radford, MD, discusses whether supplements can help alleviate the problem.
When shopping for omega-3 supplements, do you check to see if the fish oil is in triglyceride or ethyl ester form? There is a difference. Learn why Cooper Complete recently reformulated its Advanced Omega-3 and what it means for you and your health.
At Cooper Complete, we enjoy answering your questions. Here are the 10 most commonly asked questions about vitamins and supplements.
A lot of work goes into producing the omega-3 supplement you take every day. You may have a new appreciation for the softgels after discovering the path it takes to source the most pure and potent omega-3.
Minerals are not found naturally in our bodies, which is why maintaining a nutrient-rich diet is essential. We complete our two-part series and discuss how minerals play a role in the health and longevity of our bodies.
Minerals perform vital functions in our bodies, but most Americans aren't getting enough of the nutrients their bodies need.
Probiotics have become very popular across the U.S. We ask two Cooper Clinic experts to discuss the role probiotics play in the American diet.
Combined with wise food choices, Cooper Clinic Registered Dietitian Nutritionists Elana Paddock and Gillian Gatewood share their vitamin and supplement recommendations for a complete nutrition regimen.
Omega-3 is a great heart-healthy choice for both those who are healthy and those who have cardiovascular disease.
What do doctors do personally to stay healthy? Cooper Clinic's Dr. Riva Rahl explains her own vitamin routine and her top supplement picks for patients.