Is normal TSH too high?by
Dr. William D.
, and decreasing HDL. At what level of TSH did this relationship start? At TSH levels as low as 1.0... is active, pituitary TSH is suppressed; if thyroid activity is low, pituitary TSH increases.
AIM-HIGH Hits Low & Misses Targetby
Alvin B. Lin
) of its Atherothrombosis Intervention in Metabolic Syndrome with LowHDL/High Triglycerides: Impact on Global Health (AIM... has been inversely correlated to HDL in those w/optimized LDL, there have been no studies demonstrating any benefit...
AIM-HIGH Hits Low & Misses Target Part 2by
Alvin B. Lin
, such that, despite a statistically significant increase in HDL, there was no decrease in cardiac events..., there was no difference in cardiac event rates despite niacin increasing HDL from 35mg/dL up to 42mg/dL, dropping TG...
HDL: is higher really better?by
We usually refer to LDL (low-density lipoprotein) as “bad cholesterol”, and HDL (high-density..., have shown that lowHDL is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease.1 Thus it is thought that raising HDL may reduce...
LowHDL cholesterol. A major risk factor for heart disease.
60 mg/dL and above
High HDL... combined with lowHDL cholesterol or high LDL cholesterol seems to speed up atherosclerosis (the buildup...