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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.
Running and other aerobic exercise leading to weight loss can lower high cholesterol levels in hypercholesterolemia
Hypercholesterolemia: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Coping
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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
Test tube filled with blood and cholesterol test form document
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
A diabetic testing her blood sugar.
How Blood Sugar Affects Your Cholesterol Level
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Triglycerides and Your Risk of Cardiovascular Disease
An older woman asleep
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
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Lipid Panel: Uses, Side Effects, Procedure, Results
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Can Your Cholesterol Level Be Too Low?
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Function of Lipoproteins in the Body
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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
Cholesterol home test
The Most Accurate Cholesterol Tests for Home
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Triglyceride Levels Explained
Pravastatin: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Precautions
Rosuvastatin
Crestor: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Interactions
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A List of Medications That Increase Cholesterol Levels
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Cutting Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs Like Crestor in Half
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4 Simple Ways to Lower Your LDL Cholesterol
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Can High Blood Pressure Medications Affect Cholesterol?
Lipitor, a cholesterol-lowering drug
Lipitor: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Precautions
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High Triglycerides: Overview and more
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How Pantethine May Lower Cholesterol and Triglycerides
Simvastatin
Zocor or Simvastatin Is a Cholesterol Lowering Drug
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Your Options for Lipid-Lowering Drugs
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Cheap Drug Alternatives to Lower Your Cholesterol
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General Information About Livalo (Pitavastatin)
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Can You Take a Statin If You're Pregnant?
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How Fibrates (Or Fibric Acid Derivative) Lower Cholesterol
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Cholestyramine Is a Bile Acid Resin