In the 1990s, only 2% of the U.S. population were taking statins. Currently, nearly HALF of the U.S. population rely on them. Cholesterol has quickly become one of the most common health complaints in America, which is no surprise considering heart disease is the leading cause of death in the country. There are tons of misconceptions surrounding cholesterol and how to manage it. In fact, there might not even been a relationship between cholesterol levels and heart disease at all! Debunk the myths surrounding cholesterol by getting a crash course in what it really is and how it impacts your heart health.