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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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?
Just wondering
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...
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.
I have been on medication for a couple of months now and walking several days a week. I have also been watching what I eat. My Cholestero...
My habits have me eating out every morning on the way to work, picking up a biscuit and hash browns. :( Delicious, but bad for cholestero...
Dear all, should i continue the multivitamins as vit a can be dangerous for my liver and currently I have high liver enzymes Hi all, r...
My triglyceride level used to be at the 78-85 level in the past 3 years. Yesterday my blood test shows a triglyceride level of 125. My ...
Few days back i was tested with high cholesterol levels with total cholesterol level of 260, ldl 135 and triglycerides of 443, with in 7 ...
I'm hypersensitive to several cholesterol medications. They usually cause severe muscle pain and weakness.
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