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Cholesterol, a waxy, fat-like substance, is important for you body, but too much in your blood can form plaques that sticks to artery walls and narrow or block your arteries increasing your risk of heart disease. Discuss topics including cholesterol’s link to heart disease, how to maintain a low cholesterol diet, and treatment methods for lowering your cholesterol.

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By krizer
I am 40 year old male and my hdl is 36 and ldl is 211. I have had some shortness of breath and chest pains is this ...
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By braidyn Blank
I started taking fish oil supplements about a year and a half ago because I was told that it would help support a hea...
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By mfarris
I'm a 46 year old male, 155 lbs. Around 2007 I was diagnosed with high cholesterol and high blood pressure. My LDL wa...
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By Wrongdiagnosis
I need some help to understand the medication prescribed to my mother due to her high cholesterol (for last 2 years)....
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By rebjon Blank
I take fenofibrate 160mgm along with lovastatin 40mgm daily. Could they be causing muscle pains all over my body? ...
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By anisch
I had blood test in mid 2014 and early 2015 and recently I had another one. My results about the cholestrerol: Tot...
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By Nook_Hyderabad
I got my blood results. Cholestrol is 147 HDL is 39 LDL is 76 Triglycerides is 156 I am 59 years old - excerc...
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By LostHope123
I haven't tested my cholesterol yet but seeing my tummy and weight I can be pretty sure that I have high cholesterol....
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By FemaleAlmost50
I recently received biometric results indicating that a couple of markers were well below the normal. Should I be con...
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By ms_sally1974
Ok, I'll try not to make this too long.... Back in 2013 I had a missed diagnosis of low Vitamin D. Back then it wa...
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By jman987
I am a man aged 38. I exercise daily and am a regular in endurance sports. Abut 8 years ago I had depression and anxi...
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By remar Blank
I've tried statins 4 times since my heart attack last May. I was put on Pravastatin in the hospital and immediately s...
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By Cologuy
Having sinusitis problems after starting Lipitor 40mg. Anyone else have this?
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By gymdandee
Researchers examined medical records of over 2 million statin users in England and Wales in order to quantify side ef...
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By des900
I made this thread to let everyone who is suffering from high cholesterol about this completely natural remedy for lo...
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KylePriceSep 24, 2015
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By gymdandee
2 Cholesterol Fighters You Probably Haven’t Thought Of http://www.liveinthenow.com/article/2-cholesterol-fighters-...
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By Fat531
I'd it OK to stop taking statins all at once or is that dangeyous?
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By jkjh84
I am a 31 year old female. I went to my doctor this past friday and she put me on Crestor 20mg. I started the medic...
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U.S. Advisers Rethink Cholesterol Risk From Foods http://www.webmd.com/cholesterol-management/news/20150210/us-adv...
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By DoNotGetIt
I got back my blood work results today: Tryglyceride : 107 LDL : 107 HDL : 78 Cholesterol : 199 Why is my ch...
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