Melbourne Sri Lankan Events - Annual Fund Raising Dinner, in aid of Samadhi Buddhist Meditation Association
Melbourne Sri Lankan Events - Annual Fund Raising Dinner, in aid of Samadhi Buddhist Meditation Association, on Saturday, September 8, 2012, from 7.00 to 11.00pm, at St Matthews’s Parish Hall, 95 William Street, Fawkner (Melway ref: 7 J12). Eastern & Western Smorgasbord, Music by ‘Solid Sri’. Tickets: $30.00 per head, Family 75.00, Children: $15.00 each. For further information and bookings, contact: Upul 0413 585 436 or Indika 0432 441 060
Dilemma with Cholesterol
Written by Dr Harold Gunatillake –Health writer
High cholesterol in your arteries is harmful. But, there are many people out there, having high cholesterol levels, but has not shown harm as a risk factor to heart disease, stroke and other chronic illnesses. People get heart attacks with low cholesterol, too. Cholesterol has become a confusing dilemma for people whether to believe or not that this hype of high cholesterol is harmful.
Doctors take blood from your veins to check cholesterol levels in your arteries. Thickening of veins and plaque formation never occurs in the veins though blood is tested from the veins for cholesterol levels. Thickening occurs in the superficial veins in the leg when they become varicose......