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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 ramesh99
I am 40 years old from Nepal. My lipid profile reading is as follows: Cholesterol 238.5 Triglycerides 466 mg/dL H...
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KurouJun 04
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By Kurou
Hello, I was just wondering something. I have been on a diet for 6 months. The diet itself, at first, wasn't bad. But...
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By kaylamt
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...
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By francis8
Does anyone have any advice on how to get their prescriptions at a discount or at least cheaper? The current costs ar...
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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 francis8
Does anyone have any healthy food recipes that are low in cholesterol? I want to eat healthy while also taking medica...
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By shebaaskari
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 st...
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By Bambi_Wagoner
I am very confused. I had some blood work done back in November and my overall cholesterol was around 160 or so. I ...
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By francis8
Does anyone have any advice on how to get their prescriptions at a discount or at least cheaper? The current costs ar...
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By aries112
Hi , Please find below for the details HDL 26 LDL 70 VHDL 50 triglycerides 290 Should i take medication o...
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By gymdandee
'Good fat,' low cholesterol, may actually be bad for you http://www.cnn.com/2016/04/12/health/vegetable-oil-heart-...
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By Debbie1424 Blank
I have been on synthroid for over 12 years for hypothryroidism. My levels have been kept within normal limits with a...
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By Terrificsweet
This is the first time report shows me i have much cholestrol more. Its reported that,i have Serum cholestrol:230 Mg...
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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 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 Asphodel
Hi everybody. Cholesterol is a new health issue for me, among many other new health issues. Could anyone tell me j...
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By francis8
Saw this article and thought it was relevant. It looks at the link between heart disease and cholesterol (and even eg...
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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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