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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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hopetoheal1981Jul 03, 2013
erijonBlankJul 02, 2013
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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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erijonBlankJun 27, 2013
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By rayr Blank
Last Feb. I had routine blood tests that included the following results. I ate well, no red meat but some cheese a...
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erijonBlankJun 26, 2013
Annie_777Jun 26, 2013
erijonBlankJun 25, 2013
Flycaster305Jun 25, 2013
Annie_777Jun 25, 2013
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By Annie_777 Blank
Hi, I posted here a while back regarding my high cholesterol. Two years ago, when I was dx, my LDL was 215 and total...
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NT77Jun 26, 2013
Red_StarJun 26, 2013
Flycaster305Jun 25, 2013
Circa49Jun 25, 2013
erijonBlankJun 24, 2013
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By bglindgren Blank
What is the best diet to lower small partical LDLs?
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Flycaster305May 16, 2013
Red_StarApr 13, 2013
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By annette1975 Blank
Last year my boyfriends cholesterol was normal. Since then he has become vegan for maybe the last 8 months. He quit...
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allmymarblesJun 15, 2013
Flycaster305Jun 03, 2013
johnr1May 30, 2013
erijonBlankMay 30, 2013
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By johnr1 Blank
I am currently on my 4th statin med since last fall to lower my LDL. I have had some intense muscle and joint pain in...
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erijonBlankJun 11, 2013
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By lorigirl76 Blank
Hi all. I am female, just turned 37 this month. 5'3", 211 lbs. (I am currently losing weight am down almost 20 pou...
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martinauMay 15, 2013
Annie_777Apr 24, 2013
sajidullahApr 03, 2013
quallifeMar 27, 2013
sajidullahFeb 13, 2013
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By sajidullah Blank
hi to all my age is 37 male. having high BP but controlled with ACE inhibitor. my cholesterol level is serum c...
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Circa49May 12, 2013
Annie_777May 08, 2013
erijonBlankMay 07, 2013
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By sn95 Blank
i am a 33 y/o male, had my first blood work done on the 10 Feb my total cholesterol was 217.70, TRIG 148/HDL 39.44/LD...
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Flycaster305May 09, 2013
erijonBlankMay 07, 2013
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By Marriedguy70 Blank
Cholesteral dropped 10 points this week from a test a year ago - only thing different is eating oatmeal and whole gra...
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erijonBlankMay 05, 2013
NOHARDMay 04, 2013
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By tony123428 Blank
cholesterol 210 need change diet or medicine
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erijonBlankApr 30, 2013
Annie_777Apr 30, 2013
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By rajsuchi Blank
hello .. mt Lipid profile report is as below Total cholesterol -200 Triglycerides - 230 HDL - 40 LDL- 114 ...
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greenlydiaApr 22, 2013
Circa49Apr 22, 2013
Circa49Apr 22, 2013
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By greenlydia Blank
Hi........... I have hyperlipedemia and am on a statin. I also take 2000mg of prescription Niaspan nightly. I try to...
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erijonBlankApr 22, 2013
remarApr 22, 2013
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Red_StarApr 22, 2013
erijonBlankApr 21, 2013
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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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Circa49Apr 21, 2013
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By nctrucker54 Blank
I have high blood pressure and taking diovan 160 mg for that. The other day when my doc gave me my test results for c...
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Circa49Apr 14, 2013
unknownzApr 13, 2013
Circa49Apr 13, 2013
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By unknownz Blank
For weeks I had really bad chronic abdominal pain on my right side. I couldn't laugh it hurt so bad. Then I had a MRI...
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sunnygirl19Apr 11, 2013
sunnygirl19Apr 11, 2013
Circa49Apr 10, 2013
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By sunnygirl19 Blank
Hi, I just got my cholesterol levels back and my HDL is 196...total is 277....LDL is163. Can your HDL be to high?
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Circa49Apr 08, 2013
dawn7276Apr 08, 2013
Circa49Apr 07, 2013
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By dawn7276 Blank
Hello, Over the past five months my total cholesterol rose 45 points (19%) and my LDL rose 48 points (32%). HDL a...
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AlinajaggerApr 08, 2013
erijonBlankJan 28, 2013
neurotic128Jan 27, 2013
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By neurotic128 Blank
I am a 27 year old, 6 foot 4 inch, and 212 pounds male. My numbers: LDL 191, HDL 42, Total Cholesterol 261 and my est...
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dolphin8808Apr 02, 2013
Red_StarApr 01, 2013
dolphin8808Mar 30, 2013
erijonBlankMar 29, 2013
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By dolphin8808 Blank
34 year old female, non smoker - So over the past six months I have droped about 30 pounds and brought down my total ...
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