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Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
High cholesterol die: Why would you want to be on a high cholesterol diet?
Dr. MARIE RENEE M DOMERCANT
29 years experience Pharmacology
Cholesterol: Usually a low cholesterol diet is use with regular exercise as a first line treatment for hypercholesterolemia, if after 6 months your levels are the ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Ok if part of a diet: A single food item is no big deal in a cholesterol patient's diet. It is the total fat, sugar, simple carbohydrates, and calories per day that matter. ... Read More
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Dr. Vishnu Gaiha
51 years experience Cardiology
Cholesterol: Cream cheese is high in cholesterol.You can apply smart balance margirine.
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Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience Cardiology
Normal body fat: Cholesterol is a waxy, fatty chemical with bad press. It is a normal component of your cell membranes and a critical building block of many hormones ... Read More
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Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
17 years experience General Practice
Cholesterol control: Holesterol comes from two sources: your body and food. Your liver and other cells in your body make about 75 percent of blood cholesterol. The other 2 ... Read More
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Dr. Maureen Mays
Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
A type of fat: Cholesterol is a large molecule that is made in the liver, packaged and sent out to the rest of the body in the blood. The "packages" are called ldl' ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Borderline but...: This is borderline high but whether it is of concern depends on the types of cholesterol (hdl, LDL & LDL particle subtypes) and other risk factors. Th ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Reached: Borderline high by 1.Normal is below 200, so 199 would be the starting normal.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
High: You cholesterol is higher than desired level though not necessarily excessively high. It would be prudent to consult your doctor. Have a healthy diet, ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Lipids: High cholesterol can contribute to the development of atherosclerotic disease.
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A 75-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below:: Total cholesterol: <200, LDL <130, better if <100. Should be <70 if at high risk, HDL - for men should be >40, for women >50, triglycerides <150. For ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Choleterol: Elevated cholesterol over time can contribute to the development of atherosclerotic disease and narrowing of the bodies blood vessels. This contribute ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerson marius Kolbe
Specializes in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine
Dyslipidaemia: Yes, according to the South African Lipid guidelines it is considered to be mildly elevated. Normal values are below 5 and ideally it should be below ... Read More
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