LowHDL makes Dr. Friedewald a liarby
Dr. William D.
cholesterol is calculated from the following equation:
LDL cholesterol = Total cholesterol - HDL... is that the lower HDL cholesterol, the less accurate LDL cholesterol becomes. If it were just a few points...
Low Levels Of HDL May Increase Memory Lossby
A recent study has shown that there may be a link between low levels of HDL (“good”) cholesterol....”
I think that even if low levels of HDL are not detrimental to memory, people should be taking steps...
Low Fat Vs Low Carb Diets?by
group – and HDL
(good) cholesterol levels – which were significantly
higher in the low carb group.
Ironically, I’ve already seen blogs from proponents of
the low carb diets trumpeting the increase in HDL...
While your HDL is indeed low, without knowing more about your family history... should be able to help with this. And one thing you might try right away is aerobic exercise, which can raise HDL...
By low thyroid, I presume you mean underactive or hypothyroidism which is confirmed by a high TSH (thyroid stimulating hormone). This is usually suspected in patients w/abnormally low energy, unexplained...