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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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Hello i would like some help please, ive been feeling bad, ok a month and a half ago i woke up in the morning to go the rr and when i got...
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I've tried statins 4 times since my heart attack last May. I was put on Pravastatin in the hospital and immediately started having muscle...
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Hello, I was just wondering something. I have been on a diet for 6 months. The diet itself, at first, wasn't bad. But i kind of slipped i...
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My HDL is 35 and always stay low and how to keep average normal?
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Hi Everyone: New to the forum here. I'm 54 years old, female, with mild hypertension (controlled by low dose of Losartan) and hypoth...
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So sometimes my leg and sometimes arm and sometimes even abdomen it feels like when you dump out a bottle of water vertically and the air...
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hi. I'm medical student. In my lecture, my proffesor does mention that cholestrol would need at least 10 or 20 years to give effect.so if...
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My Tryglecerides are reading 300 and my cholesterol is over 200, I'm on 145 mg of Tricor and my prescription went up from 20 mg. to 40 m...
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I am 40 years old from Nepal. My lipid profile reading is as follows: Cholesterol 238.5 Triglycerides 466 mg/dL HDL 34.7 LDL ...
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I'm 20 at the moment. I am not currently over weight but I used to be. By about 25lbs. I have good blood pressure and am healthy over all...
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Does anyone have any advice on how to get their prescriptions at a discount or at least cheaper? The current costs are killing my wallet...
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I started taking fish oil supplements about a year and a half ago because I was told that it would help support a healthy heart and I hat...
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I'm a 46 year old male, 155 lbs. Around 2007 I was diagnosed with high cholesterol and high blood pressure. My LDL was 160 and total was ...
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Does anyone have any healthy food recipes that are low in cholesterol? I want to eat healthy while also taking medication.
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I am 35 year old unmarried female, i am 5feet 2 inch and my current weight is 63 kg/ 140 ib after one year dieting started when i was 77 ...
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I am very confused. I had some blood work done back in November and my overall cholesterol was around 160 or so. I just had some recent...
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Does anyone have any advice on how to get their prescriptions at a discount or at least cheaper? The current costs are killing my wallet...
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Hi , Please find below for the details HDL 26 LDL 70 VHDL 50 triglycerides 290 Should i take medication or will i able to con...
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'Good fat,' low cholesterol, may actually be bad for you http://www.cnn.com/2016/04/12/health/vegetable-oil-heart-health-cholesterol-s...
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I have been on synthroid for over 12 years for hypothryroidism. My levels have been kept within normal limits with a few changes in dosa...
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