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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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Hi We are Biology third years at Durham University doing a dissertation in Statins. We would appreciate it if you could answer these f...
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Hi, my blood work results revealed 6.7 when its meant to be in the high 5's. I know this is high, but just how high is it please ? Ive ...
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i recently have a test and my hbA1c is equal to 5.6 what it means? is normal or not my fbs was 97
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non fasting number hdl=27 total cholo=130 LDL=64 trig=196 these are my number. I need help to increase my hdl. my age is 43. I a...
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So 3 years ago I started having issues with vocal cords, hemorrhages, nodules ect. They removed a granuloma off the vocal cords 2 years...
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hi everyone just wondering if someone educated about cholesterol can answer my question please. I recently had blood work done and my tot...
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I am a 61 year old female with Triglicerides in the 300's and cholesterol 222..I have Cushings disease caused by years od steroids whch I...
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hi all. these r my new test results: ldl: 105 fbs: 104 hdl: 65 chol: 187 i am 36 year old , 182 cm and 84 kg. i exercise 3 or 4 times ev...
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My husband has High Cholesterol. They put him on Zocor four years ago. Before the Zocor there was NOTHING wrong with him but the choles...
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I just had blood work done and my cholesterol is 247 and my LDL is 182 even with good diet and some exercise it has gotten worse since I ...
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I have had higher cholesterol since my 30s. I have done numerous natural things to keep it as low as possible. That being said, it has ...
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I am on Tricor and am having back pain, knee pain, and now chest pain. I just looked it up and saw this may be due to TriCor. I can't t...
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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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Hello! My 24 year old brother is suffering from NAFLD, his triglycerides(s) - 374mg/dl VLDL - 74.8mg/dl SGPT - 109u/c SGOT - 56u/c Re...
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total cholesterol= 219 hdl= 54 ldl=140 trig = 114 39 years old 6.1 feet 199 pounds exercise everyday = basketball, tennis very active...
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My cholesterol was 276. Used Crestor and got it down to 180. Can I stop the Crestor but continue with the diet and exercise?
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My 60 year old uncle has had high triglycerides, cholesterol and LDL cholesterol levels since he was in his 40's and he is also mildly ov...
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My LDL CHOLESTEROL - DIRECT has 136 mg%(Normal Range of Lab:85 - 1300). Do you think it can be controlled without medicines? Can you plea...
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I need help to decipher the following: I am 5'7 180 pounds. 35 Yeard old , Male. NAME RESULT UNITS TARGET RANGE Cholest...
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I AM A 35 YEAR M AND 182 M AND 84 KG. i have another test 7 days ago the results was: hdl: 131 hdl: 56 cholestrol: 198 FBS: 95 URIC...
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