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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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erijonBlankJan 26
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By kolar Blank
Hello,I stay in nigeria the result of my cholestrol test was 207 which was high but now I jogg everyday
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erijonBlankAug 19, 2013
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By Mace111 Blank
I have been on provastatin for a couple of years and have noticed very sore stiff muscles (expecially at night). My ...
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By Kimby34 Blank
Does anyone have any experience with low cholesterol? Both of my numbers were below 60. What causes this?
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Jay4471Jan 02
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By Jay4471 Blank
was on lipitor for 5 months and switched two weeks ago to simvastatin in hopes of less side effects. just got some bl...
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LeedsmikeSep 22, 2013
girlinteruptedAug 20, 2013
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By kouskund Blank
Can you please share some easily available foods / fruits which help to reduce bad cholesterol in our body?
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iwanttobeheal2Dec 17, 2013
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By iwanttobeheal2 Blank
hi all, i'm asian, 27 years old. i have a regular check for cholesterol for this last 3 years, every 6 months, and...
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gymdandeeDec 09, 2013
Circa49Dec 08, 2013
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By gymdandee Blank
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erijonBlankNov 05, 2013
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By downperiscope Blank
Just got my results back Chlorestrol 185 - Triglycerides 134 - HDL Chlorestrol 42 - LDL Cholestrol 116 Total non-HD...
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By Verymotivated1 Blank
Got bloodwork up in August LDL fine HDL at 31. Did another work up last week, LDL fine HDL at 30, too low! My doc sa...
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By dipan59 Blank
I am taking sazo 1.5grams everyday and tonactplus10mg everyday which has resulted in increased sgpt-95 & sgot-84.i ha...
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By flyingfool Blank
I don't question whether or not they reduce cholesterol. I'm wonding if they really have the effect or the benefit th...
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By bubullima Blank
i had a cushing surgery 1 year ago and my cortisol level is 2.2 . one time goes up to 5 one time 9 and again 2. im no...
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By hinawaqar Blank
Hi all, I'm very worried about my fiance as he is only 23 years old but has been diagnosed with high cholesterol l...
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By ramesh99 Blank
I'm 38 years old male, 76 kg (167lb) weight and 5ft 4inches height. I did lipid profile test and following are the nu...
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By janieann Blank
I'm hoping someone can answer this question as I can't seem to find information on it anywhere. When you have a li...
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Flycaster305Aug 07, 2013
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erijonBlankAug 06, 2013
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By thelma201 Blank
My husband was prescribed generic lipitor about a year ago. Prior to this he was advised to use Slo Niacin. When he b...
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By ramesh99 Blank
I'm 38 years old male, 76 kg weight and 5ft 4inches height. I did lipid profile test and following are the numbers ...
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erijonBlankJul 12, 2013
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By dmsteel Blank
Hi, i'm 43 i'm doing a good diet with no meat , no fried food and very little fats, i drink 66 cl of beer during ...
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Flycaster305Jul 06, 2013
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By Jenn1516 Blank
I am 33 years old and I had my yearly blood work done in January of this year. My total cholesterol was 280. LDL 189 ...
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By hopetoheal1981 Blank
My mother is now 51 and only just started going back to the doctors. Due to a move and transferring medical files. Ap...
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