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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Atique Mirza
30 years experience in Cardiology
Watch what you eat: The only way to reduce cholesterol is watching what you eat and exercise. If you have genetic disorder then you need an expert evaluation and treatmen ... Read More

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Dr. Rick Koch
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21 years experience in Cardiology
Cholesterol test: This is a test to look at (typically) total cholesterol, ldl, HDL & triglyceride levels. Fasting means no food for typically 9 to 12 hours prior. Wa ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology
Talk to your: doctor about the next steps. There are various types and levels of severity of lipid disorders. You may need dietary/lifestyle modifications, medica ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Inadequate data.: I am sorry but you will need to write out the actual question for a provider to be able to give a helpful response.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nathan Ritter
23 years experience in Cardiology
Several: Lipids include triglycerides and cholesterol. Triglycerides are tiny droplets of fat in the bloodstream. They are formed from fat absorbed from intest ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Lipids: look at this for information: http://www.lipidworld.com/
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
High levels: Epidemioloigcally, elevated lipid levels are associated with the development of arteriosclerosis which is the underlying cause of heart attacks and st ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Webber
31 years experience in Cardiology
Cell membrane : ...integrity. Cells need some lipids as building blocks for cell membrane stnthesis
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Lipids: read this: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lipid
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nathan Ritter
23 years experience in Cardiology
The cell membrane: is made of lipids. The membrane is like a plastic bag that holds the cell contents inside. Without lipids, there would be no flexible cells, and as a ... Read More

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