To the editor: The scientific basis for cholesterol production has been known for a generation: Genetics along with excess calories from processed carbohydrates and saturated fat are associated with elevated cholesterol and triglycerides. In addition, cholesterol from food diminishes production by the liver as a feedback mechanism, so eating eggs daily is not an issue. (“Cholesterol is back on the menu in new federal dietary guidelines,” Feb. 19)

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