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i'm wondering are eggs bad for a person who has familial hypercholesterolemia?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Yolk: The yolk is loaded with cholesterol. One egg has 186 mg of cholesterol and that's 86% of your daily recommended cholesterol in-take. So, you can eat 1 egg a day and little else that contains cholesterol. It's up to you.

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