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According to WebMD, niacin may improve cholesterol levels and in turn, lower the risk of cardiovascular disease. The vitamin is also known as vitamin B3 and is an essential vitamin for overall health. More »

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Niacin helps to lower levels of LDL cholesterol, often called "bad" cholesterol, in the body and raise levels of HDL, or "good," cholesterol. Niacin, or vitamin B3, is also used to treat conditions like type 1 and type 2... More »

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Niacin, also known as vitamin B3, has been shown to improve cholesterol levels and prevent the onset of cardiovascular conditions, according to WebMD. Niacin can also reduce the symptoms of arthritis, improve memory, and... More »

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Research suggests that niacin in higher doses is useful in improving cholesterol levels while lowering the risk of cardiovascular disease, notes WebMD. Some evidence suggests that it reduces hardening of the arteries, wh... More »

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Niacin supplements are taken to lower risks related to the heart and to reduce cholesterol levels, according to WebMD. Evidence suggests that niacin supplements reduce the risk of the hardening of the arteries. Niacin su... More »

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Niacin, also known as vitamin B3, has been shown to improve cholesterol levels and prevent the onset of cardiovascular conditions, according to WebMD. Niacin can also reduce the symptoms of arthritis, improve memory, and... More »

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The benefits of niacin pills include lowering cholesterol, reducing the chance of hardening arteries, lowering the risk of a second heart attack and as a treatment for pellagra, explains WebMD. Niacin is also being studi... More »

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