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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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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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This is the first time report shows me i have much cholestrol more. Its reported that,i have Serum cholestrol:230 Mg. i know its not ser...
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I need some help to understand the medication prescribed to my mother due to her high cholesterol (for last 2 years). Patient informat...
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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 a bad sign?
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Hi everybody. Cholesterol is a new health issue for me, among many other new health issues. Could anyone tell me just how bad these nu...
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Saw this article and thought it was relevant. It looks at the link between heart disease and cholesterol (and even eggs!). http://www....
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I had blood test in mid 2014 and early 2015 and recently I had another one. My results about the cholestrerol: Total: 5.7 in 2014, 5.0...
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I got my blood results. Cholestrol is 147 HDL is 39 LDL is 76 Triglycerides is 156 I am 59 years old - excercise went down from l...
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