San Diego, CA
A 28-year-old male asked:
one risk factor of stroke. cholesterol total is 210.bp
110/75.inactive for 2 months.grand0/ had one at 60but wasn't healthy.am i low risk?rare?age 28
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Not low risk: you are only 28 years old and can change your risk.eat healthy,maintain good weight,exercise regularly and get your LDL cholesterol down and build up your HDL with exercise.you have time--START TODAY.
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Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Low risk: Your age alone makes you low risk. The name of the game is prevention. Normal blood pressure, healthy diet, healthy weight, no tobacco use, regular exercise are all key.
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Last updated Aug 23, 2014
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