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Wentzville, MO
A 56-year-old female asked:

Cholesterol screening ldl 147, hdl 103, triglycerides 55. total 261. i don't want to start meds with two of the numbers good! suggestions?

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
LDL is high.: Try eating less meat and dairy products. Loose weight if appropriate and exercise and see what happens.
Dr. Anita Prakash
Cardiology 30 years experience
Decrease intake of saturated fats and other foods that raise LDL, namely: egg yolk, shellfish, butter, and red meat. Awesome HDL and TG otherwise!
May 2, 2015

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