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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 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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janieannAug 11, 2013
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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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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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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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erijonBlankJun 26, 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
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By bglindgren Blank
What is the best diet to lower small partical LDLs?
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Flycaster305May 16, 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
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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
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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
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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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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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RubyWitchApr 22, 2013
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By RubyWitch 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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