The most commonly prescribed drug in the United States
is a statin medication prescribed to lower high lipid levels. Unfortunately, these types of medications can have serious side effects. Dr. Shawn M. Carney, a naturopathic physician at Northeast Natural Medicine, LLC, will discuss
science-based natural methods to lower cholesterol and triglycerides to acceptable levels. Dr. Carney will also address the influence of glycemic index and insulin levels on blood lipids.
Free admission, registration is not required. For more information call Foodworks at 203-452-9500 or Northeast Natural Medicine at 1-800-723-2962.