what is cholesterol

how does it affect us? what does it do?

what cholesterol does?

cholesterol is a health promoting substance that helps learning and memory. it assists in cell signaling and is a processor in all steroid hormones and vitamin D. cholesterol is very important to developing brain components, it helps with intestinal facilities and connects cells.

two different types of cholesterol and triglycerides

Facts

*Contains bile salts which solubilize fats

*Aids in digestion and intestinal absorption of fat molecules and vitamin A,D,E and K

*Produces hormones like estrogen,testosterone, progesterone, aidosterone and conisone

*Abundant in brain tissue and nervous system

*Pertains to the fatty acid chain

formation of synapses is dependant on cholesterol