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High Cholesterol

Take the confusion out of managing your cholesterol. Learn about HDL and LDL and discover lifestyle tips for getting your numbers in the desired range.
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How to Lower Cholesterol and Triglycerides
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Cholesterol Ratio: What It Means for Your Heart Health
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Normal Triglyceride Levels: What They Mean
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HDL Cholesterol: Overview and More
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What Are Normal Cholesterol Levels?
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HDL vs. LDL: The “Good” and “Bad” Cholesterol Breakdown
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What Is Non-HDL Cholesterol?
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Cholesterol: Definition and Levels
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What Is Pure Hypercholesterolemia?
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Symptoms of Hypercholesterolemia
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What to Know About High Cholesterol and COVID-19
What Causes Plaque in Your Arteries?
High-density lipoproteins
What Is HDL Cholesterol?
LDL Cholesterol Testing
What Is LDL Cholesterol?
Higher Cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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How to Tell If You Have High Cholesterol
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Understand How Oxidized LDL Cholesterol Affects the Body
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Is the Cholesterol Hypothesis Obsolete?
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Why You Should Be Concerned About Having High Cholesterol
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Discover How to Reduce the Small, Dense LDL Cholesterol in Your Blood
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Can High Triglycerides Increase Your Risk of Stroke?
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What Does It Matter If You Have High Cholesterol?
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How Lowering Your Cholesterol Levels Can Be Good for the Prostate
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Learn How Stress Lead Can Lead to High Cholesterol and Heart Disease
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This Rare Inherited Condition Causes Low LDL Cholesterol
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Can High Cholesterol Levels Increase Your Stroke Risk?
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Dyslipidemia Causes and Treatment
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Cholesterol & Triglycerides: What You Need to Know
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The Connection Between Lipoprotein(a) and Heart Disease
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Is Total Cholesterol Your Fatty Friend, or Enemy, or Both?
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Why Some Cholesterol Is Actually Good for Your Body
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Foods That Cause High Triglycerides
Atherosclerosis, caused by cholesterol.
What's a Desirable Level of Total Blood Cholesterol in Adults?
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Here's What You Need To Know About What Causes High LDL or "Bad' Cholesterol
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Here's What You Need To Know About Familial Hypercholesterolemia
What Causes High Cholesterol?
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Get the Lowdown on Low HDL Cholesterol Levels
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Factors That Could Be Causing Your High Triglycerides
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Causes of Secondary Hyperlipidemia
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What Is Tangier Disease?
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How Smoking Affects Your Cholesterol and Heart
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The Connection Between Race and High Cholesterol
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Human Growth Hormone and Your Cholesterol
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5 Things That Could Adversely Affect Your Cholesterol Levels
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Estrogen Protects a Woman's Heart After Menopause
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How High Blood Sugar Affects Your Cholesterol Level
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How Important Are Triglyceride Levels for Cardiac Health?
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Can Your Lack of Sleep Cause You to Have High Cholesterol?
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What Is a Lipid?
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What to Know about Very Low Density Lipoprotein
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Learn All About the Triglyceride and Cholesterol Test
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When to Suspect Your Cholesterol Test Is Wrong
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What Your Cholesterol Test Results Mean
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Is It Possible for Your Cholesterol to Be Too Low?
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How Different Lipoproteins in Your Blood Are Classified
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Pros and Cons to Using a Home Cholesterol Test
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Diet Tips for High Cholesterol and Blood Pressure
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A Rundown of the Most Accurate Cholesterol Tests for Home
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High Triglycerides and Your Heart Health
Heart healthy foods
How Hyperlipidemia Is Treated