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Men are adult members of the male sex. The acropnym men also stands for multiple endocrine neoplasia, a hereditary condition that involves benign and malignant tumors of various glands. There are two main types, men ...Read more


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Is high cholesterol more common in men? Is high cholesterol a condition that is more common in men than women? .

Is high cholesterol more common in men? Is high cholesterol a condition that is more common in men than women?

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High cholesterol: High chol. Is common in both women and men i would say yes to your question but do not know a study that has answered this. Both people can inherit this gene from your parents. The important thing is that if you have high chol. Get it treated. ...Read more

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Can high cholesterol lead to erectile dysfunction in men?

Can high cholesterol lead to erectile dysfunction in men?

Possibly: Not as a direct cause but indirect. A more detailed answer can be found at http://www.Healthcentral.Com/cholesterol/c/59/7939/high-sex-life/. ...Read more

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Dr high cholesterol in men have erectile dysfunction? My husband is 29 old last week we did cholstrl chkup, he have erection problm also.

Dr high cholesterol in men have erectile dysfunction? My husband is 29 old last week we did cholstrl chkup, he have erection problm also.

Probably unrelated: Hi. It certainly is possible for arteriosclerotic vascular disease to cause ED. However, in a young man, other causes are probably more likely. Endocrine, vascular, and neurologic problems can cause ED. He should see his doctor for an evaluation. Good luck! ...Read more

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How do you lower your cholesterol ? It's to high for my age...

How do you lower your cholesterol ? It's to high for my age...

Eat right: 1) Avoid saturated fat (Hamburgers, Ice Cream, Hot Dogs, Butter, Cheese, etc). 2) Exercise 45 min a day, 5 times a week 3) Eat high fiber foods (oat bran, wheat bran, whole wheat everything) Check out the mayo clinic website: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-cholesterol/in-depth/cholesterol/art-20045192 Also, visit my website CardioGauge.com for heart health education. ...Read more

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Is having a cholesterol of 219 bad at the age of 18? If it is, how can I stop it?

Is having a cholesterol of 219 bad at the age of 18? If it is, how can I stop it?

Depends: 219 is only a piece of the story. You must know the hdl. Some 18 year olds have a chol of 219 of which nearly half is the good (HDL) variety. (very low risk!) so get the rest of the data before deciding. If you need to help him/her lower their cholesterol, check out: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/high-blood-cholesterol/ds00178/tab=indepth - and see the "life style" section in particular. ...Read more

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My cholesterol is 225, does that mean I should have less than the average person?

My cholesterol is 225, does that mean I should have less than the average person?

Depends: While this number for total cholesterol is slightly high, more importantly is the breakdown as to how high your LDL and HDL are. You may have an unusually high HDL which is typically more protective, but may result in a higher total cholesterol number. The goal range for cholesterol depends on your underlying medical conditions, and is primarily based on LDL levels. ...Read more

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What should the average cholesterol level be for a person to be considered healthy?

Cholesterol Varies: You are asking a very broad question that misses the point. The risks come from a combination of things. The total cholesterol count is nearly irrelevant in the bigger picture. But, the general well known cutoff for normal for this one part of the cholesterol panel is 200 mg/dl or lower. ...Read more

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Please tell how much cholesterol should the average person allow in their diet a day?

Please tell how much cholesterol should the average person allow in their diet a day?

Lipids: 300mg a day would be a good limit but i wouldn't drive myself crazy over it, i recommend trying to cut fat consumption back as much as you can tolerate, if not enough to reach goal, we can add meds. ...Read more

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Male refers to the masculine gender, those people ...Read more