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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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Flycaster305Nov 02, 2012
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By Frances_Wilson00 Blank
I went to the doctor and he told me i had high cholesterol.. I was shoked!! but the point is that now im looking for ...
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Cardiac Rehabilitation http://www.medhelp.org/forums/Cardiac-Rehabilitation/show/1463 Coronary Artery Disease (CA...
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erijonBlankSep 27, 2012
is_something_wrongSep 26, 2012
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is_something_wrongSep 24, 2012
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By bird852 Blank
I recieved my test results but I dont see my Dr till next month but Ive been trying to figure out what my numbers mea...
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is_something_wrongSep 20, 2012
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By MRTKH Blank
Folks: I'd love some suggestions. Here is my brief story. I'm 40, male, 6'0" 178 lbs. Resting Pulse 60, never had ...
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Livehealthy2012Sep 19, 2012
is_something_wrongSep 05, 2012
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is_something_wrongSep 04, 2012
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By Livehealthy2012 Blank
Hi I am 30 female, BMI about 21. I have always had a problem with cholesterol. I just got test result back today a...
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kyomagiJul 06, 2012
erijonBlankJul 04, 2012
erijonBlankJul 04, 2012
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By kyomagi Blank
I went for my check up thursday aftertoon. No fasting. I had breakfast and i ate lunch around 3.5 hours before they d...
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rubyclaireAug 30, 2012
josimarAug 18, 2012
erijonBlankAug 17, 2012
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By josimar Blank
Hi im 19 years old... and i been getting light headed and almost passing out at some point and my legs and arms feels...
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Flycaster305Aug 25, 2012
erijonBlankAug 12, 2012
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By jeannine1976 Blank
I was wondering if anyone here has experienced hair loss from taking a statin. My husband was placed on Lipitor about...
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erijonBlankAug 25, 2012
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By dlt3264 Blank
I just had my cholesterol checked dyesterday and my doctor says its very high. I have an appointment to go over the n...
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erijonBlankAug 13, 2012
eddiedavilabAug 13, 2012
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By eddiedavilab Blank
High Ive just received my blood results and apparently I have Cholesterol 261 HDL 25 Triglycerides 556 I am no...
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Flycaster305Aug 06, 2012
erijonBlankJul 07, 2012
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By gymdandee Blank
http://www.care2.com/greenliving/the-most-anti-inflammatory-mushroom.html
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erijonBlankAug 03, 2012
mjgatesAug 01, 2012
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By mjgates Blank
I'm 39. Not overweight. 6' 165 lbs. My diet does not consist of any fruits or veggies, and hasn't for about 20 years....
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erijonBlankAug 03, 2012
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By PVC100 Blank
Has anyone else confirmed that Crestor causes afib and PVC's? I am a 41 year old male who is physically active and n...
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erijonBlankAug 03, 2012
Ruby187Jul 31, 2012
is_something_wrongJul 31, 2012
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By Ruby187 Blank
Im a 71 year old active women who walks 30 a day or goes on the treadmill 30 minutes. I eat healthy. I'm 5 ft tall w...
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is_something_wrongJul 31, 2012
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By gymdandee Blank
http://www.drweil.com/drw/u/TIP04505/LowFat-Foods-Are-They-Better.html
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is_something_wrongJul 31, 2012
hobss57Jul 17, 2012
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By erijonBlank Blank
Well, I get to talk to you all about your numbers, the least I can do is give you my latest numbers. I got my report ...
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is_something_wrongJul 30, 2012
gymdandeeJul 19, 2012
erijonBlankJul 18, 2012
Red_StarJul 17, 2012
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By kriss85 Blank
hi all, would love some help please!! I'm a 27 yr old female, dont smoke or drink, work out almost every day, eat ...
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hobss57Jul 26, 2012
erijonBlankJul 18, 2012
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By hobss57 Blank
Just got my lips back, hdl was 37 ldl was 60 total 160, tries 250. Is this all right, hdl is low but so is my ldl. ( ...
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By mike_anderson1974 Blank
I've had my cholesterol checked annually for the last 7 years. My numbers have always been relatively consistent arou...
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erijonBlankJul 11, 2012
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By themmesch Blank
Hi, I am currently trying to get pregnant and was on simvastatin. I was told to stop taking it by my old doctor. I a...
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