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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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Zocor (Simvastatin) Oral: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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What Is Polygenic Hypercholesterolemia
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What Is Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia?
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The Risks of Having Both High Cholesterol and High Blood Pressure
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Hypercholesterolemia vs Hyperlipidemia: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment
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What Is Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia?
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Vytorin (Ezetimibe and Simvastatin) Oral: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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Nexletol (Bempedoic acid) Oral: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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Crestor (Rosuvastatin) Oral: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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Zetia (Ezetimibe) Oral: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Interactions
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High Cholesterol Myths and Facts: What to Know
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Do You Know What Your Cholesterol Should Be?
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High Cholesterol and the Eyes: Signs and Symptoms
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Low HDL Symptoms: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
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Here’s What You Need To Know About LDL Cholesterol
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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
Foods with healthy fats
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?
Woman shopping for heart-healthy food.
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
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What Causes Plaque in Your Arteries?
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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?
Cholesterol blood labs
What Is My Familial Hypercholesterolemia Inheritance Risk?
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Why Is My Cholesterol High?
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Is High Cholesterol Hereditary?
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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
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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
An African-American suffering from chest pain.
The Connection Between Race and High Cholesterol