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Avoiding Cholesterol in Foods Won't Lower Your Cholesterol by Dr. Gabe M. Medical Doctor Avoiding foods that contain cholesterol will not return a high cholesterol to normal. Your blood cholesterol level is influenced far more by how many calories and how much saturated and partially...
When is LDL cholesterol NOT LDL cholesterol? by Dr. William D. Medical Doctor Darlene had a high LDL cholesterol, at times as high as 200 mg/dl. Her primary care doctor first..., a surprise came back: she had a high lipoprotein(a), or Lp(a). This explained a lot. LDL cholesterol...
Low cholesterol levels linked with increased risk of cancer, so is cholesterol reduction safe? by Dr. John B. Medical Doctor When in comes to cholesterol levels, the mantra is usually ‘the lower the better’. The idea here is that the lower the level of cholesterol in our bloodstreams, the lower our risk of cardiovascular disease (e.g....
If I avoid all foods that contain cholesterol, will my high cholesterol return to normal? by Dr. Gabe M. Medical Doctor No. Your blood cholesterol level is influenced far more by how many calories and how much saturated and partially hydrogenated fat you eat, than by how much cholesterol is in your food. Cholesterol...
Entries from April 2008 Foods that lower your cholesterol! Why squirrels have low cholesterol ! Who needs diapers anyways!! Raw by Bueller K. Patient Expert Most people I know with high cholesterol lower there numbers by taking medications... interesting studies on nuts and cholesterol that I thought I’d share. While it seems counter intuitive to eat...
Do I Need Cholesterol Medication? Is My Cholesterol High? The Simple Truth. by Davis Liu Medical Doctor with cholesterol lowering medication unnecessarily because a web-based calculator over estimated a person's risk....  While the simplified calculator may not be as accurate as the more complex algorithm used by the National Cholesterol...
{Bringing Down High Cholesterol ~ High Cholesterol? Bring It Down} by Lucy J. Patient Expert You can find out using a home testing kit, what the levels of cholesterol in your body are and in case you find that you have high cholesterol, or nearby it being high, it’s time for you to visit
A shocker of a discovery : HDL cholesterol could after all be a “Good -Old ” Bad cholesterol by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor are against it. The concept of HDL as good cholesterol has been etched deep in physician as well as our  patients. Now comes...
Old people with low cholesterol died twice as often from a heart attack as did old people with high cholesterol. by Stephen Tvedten Patient Expert Old people with low cholesterol died twice as often from a heart attack as did old people with high cholesterol. What is “bad” cholesterol...
Cholesterol-lowering foods even more cholesterol-lowering than first thought, but so what? by Dr. John B. Medical Doctor which featured the apparent effects Flora pro-activ drinks had on supposed ‘journalist’ Chris Jones’ cholesterol... (such as Benecol) contain ‘sterols’ or ‘stanols’ that block cholesterol absorption from the gut...

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Treatment ... a statin, such as simvastatin or atorvastatin, to reduce high cholesterol levels, low dose aspirin to pre ... » Read on