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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 Tell If You Have High Cholesterol
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The Effects of Oxidized LDL Cholesterol
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An Examination of the Cholesterol Hypothesis
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Should You Worry About Having High Cholesterol?
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Reducing Your Small, Dense LDL Cholesterol
Cholesterol home test
8 Common Myths About High Cholesterol Levels
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High Triglycerides and Your Stroke Risk
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What Does It Matter If You Have High Cholesterol?
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Relationship Between PSA and Your Cholesterol Levels
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Chronic Stress Leading to Cholesterol
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What Is Familial Hypobetalipoproteinemia?
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High Cholesterol and Stroke Risk
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Dyslipidemia Causes and Treatment
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Cholesterol and Triglycerides: What You Need to Know
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Lipoprotein(a) as a Risk Factor for Heart Disease
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What Is Total Cholesterol and What Does It Mean?
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What Is Cholesterol Good For?
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What Food Types Cause High Triglycerides?
Atherosclerosis, caused by cholesterol.
What's a Desirable Level of Total Blood Cholesterol in Adults?
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What Causes Low HDL Cholesterol Levels?
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High Triglycerides: Causes and Risk Factors
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Secondary Hyperlipidemia: Overview and more
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What Is Tangier Disease?
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How Smoking Affects Your Cholesterol and Heart
An African-American suffering from chest pain.
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
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How Estrogen Affects a Woman's Heart
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How Blood Sugar Affects Your Cholesterol Level
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Triglycerides and Your Risk of Cardiovascular Disease
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Could Your Sleep Habits Affect Your Cholesterol?
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Lipid: Types, Function, Benefits, and Risks
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Very Low Density Lipoprotein: Testing and Treatment
A doctor holding a cholesterol test
Measuring Cholesterol and Triglyceride Levels
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When to Suspect Your Cholesterol Test Is Wrong
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High Cholesterol in Kids and Teens