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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience in Endocrinology
It does not: Hdl-cholesterol is good. People without sugar problems given statins for high total and ldl-cholesterol have a slight increased risk of developing dia ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience in Cardiology
Higher the better: Acceptable hdl-c traditionally has a lower level in men of 40 mg/dl and 50 mg/dl in women. But generally, the higher the better. The problem is that ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience in Cardiology
No real impact: If otherwise genetically normal, no real clinical issues.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Arteriosclerosis: Hdl is a transport lipoprotein that removes excess cholesterol from the intima (the inner lining) of arteries. Low levels impair this important cleans ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Good chol and ldl: Your HDL is a little low at 37 should be 40 or above. Regular aerobic exercise can increase it. Triglycerides minimally elevated should be, .
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Stern
45 years experience in Cardiology
HDL good; LDL bad: If cholesterol is garbage, then HDL is in the garbage trucks( being carried away from the cells); LDL is in the delivery trucks ( going to the cells).
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience in Cardiology
Complicated molecule: Hdl-c is more than a scavenger particle of cholesterol in blood vessels. It has antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, thrombotic characteristics as well. Th ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
HDL: Our Protector: High density lipoproteins are the molecules in the cholesterol machinations that clean up the arteries, help avoid arterial damage and protect one fro ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rishi Vohora
18 years experience in Cardiology
HDL: HDL is commonly known as the "good" cholesterol. Higher levels lower your risk of cardiovascular disease. However, there are not good therapies to hel ... Read More

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