Cholesterol Community

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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Just wondering
Need to drop 40 lbs.
Looking for fresh ideas for breakfast. Getting board with current breakfast.
need good snack ides
Hi there, a normal routine check up in december showed my cholesterol level to be 188, but an increase in my blood sugar, so i decided to...
When I first started Lipitor my cholesterol came down right away. My GP didn't want me to stop taking it. He says there are advantages ...
57 Male never on medication and gym rat. I have been on Atorvastatin 40mg since middle of March. It was prescribed by my cardiologist for...

How can you eliminate cholestrol build up?

AH_2111510355904503984_439_14External User
As you age cholesterol is surely building up in our veins. What measures can you take to get rid of the build up?
My 92 year old mother has taken cholesterol medication since she was 40. She has never weighed more than 125 lbs and is about 5'4". She...
Are beets helpful for lowering choresterol?
just want to know if my levels are good
I don't understand the difference between good and bad cholesterol.

Essential Oils

CheleBailExternal User
Has any one had any success in using essential oils to nauturally lower cholesterol levels?
Hello, Thank you for your time! My father is 81 years old, lives alone in india. He is physically active(walking and exercise bike ...

benefits of keto diet on cholesterol

AH_837665809754373764_232_14External User
Will cholesterol be effected if you are doing keto diet
I'm always on a run and do not have time to cook in the mornings. I need some examples of quick breakfasts to make or buy.
Hi- I’m new here, and concerned regarding my latest results after IF (20 hours per day) since 3 month – Feel very good and lost weight!!...
Is high cholesterol okay if it's the result of genetics?
Hello Im 32 year old I weight 160lb and my bad cholesterol is at 180 my doctor is worrying me, he told because my dad passed at 52 of a ...
I'm just curious how much exercise is bringing cholesterol down.
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