What’s The Story With CoQ10?by
By Dr. Christine Gonzalez (PharmD, CHC)
We’ve all heard about the dangers of high cholesterol... problems, regardless if the patient has high cholesterol. As a result, more people are taking statins...
Low HDL makes Dr. Friedewald a liarby
Dr. William D.
There's a $22 billion industry based on treating LDL cholesterol, a fictitious number.
LDL cholesterol is calculated from the following equation:
LDL cholesterol = Total cholesterol - HDL cholesterol - triglyceri
High Bad Cholesterol (LDL), But No Diabetesby
I was told that I don’t have diabetes, but do have high cholesterol. I had explained to the doc... so I had to do some research on the subject of cholesterol. One thing I do know is that having high levels of cholesterol...
HDL: is higher really better?by
We usually refer to LDL (low-densitylipoprotein) as “bad cholesterol”, and HDL (high-density...), but were considered to be at risk for heart attack and stroke based on low HDL levels, high triglyceride levels...
Do You Know Your LDL Number?by
ANNOUNCER: Lowdensitylipoprotein or LDL is known as "bad" cholesterol because too much can clog... your levels and keeping them low can greatly reduce your risk of developing heart and other complications...
High LDL cholesterol--onlyby
Dr. William D.
, lipoprotein(a), a post-prandial (after-eating) intermediate-densitylipoprotein, inflammatory responses...
As a sequel to my last post, just how often can we blame an isolated high LDL cholesterol...