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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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srhueyExternal User
recently diagnosed with high cholesterol
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Hello, I have a question about Natural Cholesterol over the counter options vs Statins. http/www.cholesterolinstitute.net/Reviews.html...
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mwc101External User
I have heard statin drugs cause diabetes. Can I reduce my cholesterol level by diet and exercise alone without taking medication?
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HJO_External User
I'm hypersensitive to several cholesterol medications. They usually cause severe muscle pain and weakness.
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Cocopuff535External User
during routine health check my husbands Cholesterol was very high
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coophutExternal User
My bad cholesterol is low but my good cholesterol is not high enough.
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AsymptomaticHypochondenialExternal User
Does the medical profession REALLY know all there is about high cholesterol? I am in my 50’s and I have been told my LDL numbers are high...
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hello, i got results yesterday and am worried about my results.. LDL 137.6 HDL 59.7 TOTAL CHOLISTROL 194.2.. what do you think? s...
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Total Fat 2g Transfat 0 Given that it really is 0, not because of law. Where is other 2 grams of fat? Are they in mono/polyunsatu...
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vewmanExternal User
I did in one month!
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My workplace's annual physical checkup came around and it was my turn to schedule my physical. One of the tests to be performed was a cho...
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beachtigerExternal User
There seem to be a number of prescriptions to choose from.Yet, the advertised products give conflicting information.
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SMKidsExternal User
would excercise and diet be enough to avoid Statin drugs? If you have a high HDL shouldn't that counteract the High LDL?
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drmali2001External User
I have been taking Krill Oil for a year, but in my case it does not seem to have much effect. I take 350mg daily. The dose may be low.
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I take fenofibrate 160mgm along with lovastatin 40mgm daily. Could they be causing muscle pains all over my body? This discussion is r...
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bcturvinExternal User
What is the best way to naturally lower LDL?
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Hdl,ldl and non-hdl all are marked at risk.So should i be concerned for her.And what steps should i take to improve them.Are there any na...
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teachermomnurseExternal User
Just concerned if you should be fasting prior to your cholesterol being checked
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Dear Team, Please help me out, today i had an cholesterol test. Total Cholesterol is 169mg (Normal within 200 mg), S. Triglycerides is 2...
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