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does cyan pepper help you relieve bad cholesterol?

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Dr. Nathan Ritter
Cardiology 24 years experience
Not much: You might lower your LDL by a couple points with cayenne pepper. Unlikely that you would be doing yourself much of a favor.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Lipids: I have found no data to support the claim that this is valid.

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