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How to cure cholesterol?

How to cure cholesterol?

No "cure": Only control. Eat well. Exercise. Be healthy. ...Read more

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Is a 5.3 cholesterol ok?

Is a 5.3 cholesterol ok?

LDL, not Cholesterol: Cholesterol is a fat molecule manufactured by every animal cell, a building block of each cell membrane (enables membrane fluidity/movement without tearing), is fundamental to the survival of every animal cell. Lipoproteins (proteins which transport all fats in the water outside cells) is the correct issue for artery disease (e.g. Ldl ≤700 nmol/l, HDL ≥45 µmol/l). Cholesterol ↓$, but misleading. ...Read more

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How to control cholesterol?

How to control cholesterol?

Depends: Depends on your age, other risk factors, and severity of cholesterol elevation. The first step is healthy life style: fruits and vegetables and daily exercise avoiding animal fats in particular and large amount of any fat in general. Get to and maintain ideal body weight if possible. If that fails and your risks are high, medication may be indicated. ...Read more

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How control my cholesterol?

How control my cholesterol?

Read below: Everything you always wanted to know but were afraid to ask about reducing your cholesterol:

http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/high-blood-cholesterol/ds00178/dsection=lifestyle-and-home-remedies. ...Read more

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How bad is 215 cholesterol?

Cholesterol: In a patient with no particular risk factors cholesterol 215 is no big deal. In pt. With lots of risk factors it is more meaningful. ...Read more

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Why is cholesterol important?

Why is cholesterol important?

Cholesterol: Read this:

http://www. Heart. Org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/Cholesterol_UCM_001089_SubHomePage. Jsp

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How to lower your cholesterol?

How to lower your cholesterol?

Follow the following: Exercise most days of the week (aerobic work), eat fruits and vegetables liberally, limit saturated fats, increase fish and fish oil intake, have fiber with each meal, keep your weight in check, don't smoke at all or drink excessively (one or two drinks weekly). The lower the better on LDL and the higher the better on HDL. Do cardio exercise on most days of the week. ...Read more

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Why is cholesterol bad for you?

Why is cholesterol bad for you?

Avoid too much.: Cholesterol is not 'bad', all our cells contain and require cholesterol to keep membranes healthy in our bodies. It's over-consumption of cholesterol which gets us into trouble. The extra cholesterol lodges in arteries, eventually causing narrowing which can lead to blood clots (heart attacks, strokes). ...Read more

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What could help my cholesterol?

What could help my cholesterol?

Several things: Eating a low fat diet can help some, along with regular cardiovascular exercise, and maintaining a healthy weight. However, much of your cholesterol comes from your genetic makeup so do not get discouraged if these changes do not have as big an impact as you would want. ...Read more

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Is cholesterol of 402 possible?

Yes: Familial hyperlipoprotienemias unfortuately are capable of much higher cholesterol levels. ...Read more

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My cholesterol is 180 that good?

My cholesterol is 180 that good?

Likely: Your good cholesterol HDL should be >60 mg/dl and bad cholesterol triglycerides (TG) <100 mg/dl. Do not need to worry about total cholesterol of 180.

If HDL is low and TG is high, then take action and switch to a healthy diet to normalize them.

For more info, read this short article: https://kaushikmd. Com/2016/11/03/get-started/ ...Read more

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What are good cholesterol levels?

What are good cholesterol levels?

LDl50TRI: Ldl less than 100
hdl more than 50
triglycerides less than 150. ...Read more

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What causes cholesterol to go up?

What causes cholesterol to go up?

Genes, aging & foods: Cholesterol goes up the older we get & from inherited genes from our parents. Cholesterol also goes up because of eating fatty & oily foods, certain dairy products, fats from meats, poultry & some seafood. The liver makes cholesterol out of above foods. Remember to look at the good cholesterol HDL (protects) and the bad cholesterol LDL (causes blockages). ...Read more

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My cholesterol is 250 is that bad?

My cholesterol is 250 is that bad?

Maybe: The level of your cholesterol has to be taken in context with many other factors. What is your family history of male or female early coronary artery disease. Do you smoke, do you have diabetes or hypertension or other cardiovascular disease? What is the level of your LDL and HDL cholesterol? Do you drink too much? Are you overweight? There are many factor to take into consideration to say. ...Read more

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What amount cholesterol is too much?

What amount cholesterol is too much?

Depends. . .: Current recommendation is to start taking a statin if your LDL (bad) cholesterol is greater than 190mg/dL even if you don't have heart disease. This isn't w/o controversy as guidelines were re-written last November. There are many other variables to consider. Check out http://clincalc. Com/Cardiology/ASCVD/PooledCohort. Aspx & http://cvdrisk. Nhlbi. Nih. Gov/. Then discuss your results w/your familydoc ...Read more

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2.76mmol/l cholesterol is it normal?

2.76mmol/l cholesterol is it normal?

Probably fine: Hi. Total cholesterol is not a very useful number; knowing HDL, LDL, and triglycerides (or true VLDL) is more meaningful. However, your total cholesterol is nice and low, so it's VERY unlikely you'd have a bad lipid/lipoprotein profile even if we did see your LDL, HDL, and triglycerides. Good luck! ...Read more

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Is basa fillet good for cholesterol?

Bass fillet?: Did you mean bass, as in the fish? Bass is good so long as you don't fry it or drown it in butter. ...Read more

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Is 160 a dangerous cholesterol number?

Is 160 a dangerous cholesterol number?

Depends: Cholesterol is separated into LDL and hdl, with HDL considered "good cholesterol" and LDL considered a "bad cholesterol". The fraction of each is more important than the raw numbers. A total of 160 is ok (less than 140 is better), but if you have a high HDL to LDL ratio, 160 is not bad. ...Read more

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My cholesterol is 27, is that too low?

My cholesterol is 27, is that too low?

Could be incorrect: Result. First thing to do would be redo the test, to ensure that the result you have is accurate. A normal person should have a higher total cholesterol. Please review it with the doctor who ordered the test. ...Read more

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What is the importance of cholesterol?

What is the importance of cholesterol?

Essential: Cholesterol is required for tissue repair and regeneration particularly those that has high turnover rates such as the skin blood cells etc. It is also a building block for the synthesis of hormones, vitamins and numerous important substances used in body metabolism ...Read more

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Cholesterol is 7.1 is that dangerous?

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Cholesterol is 7.1 is that dangerous?

Need More Info: Total Chol of 7.1 mmol/L=274 mg/dL (for us Americans). That is generally considered a high value, with guidelines generally recommending levels of <6 (230) with no risk factors & <5.2 (200) if any risk factors & lower with some risk factors. However, if your HDL (good) chol is high or Trig are high this could be effecting these #'s & what if anything needs to be done. Need breakdown & history! ...Read more

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What is good cholesterol? Mine is at 36

HDL-cholesterol: Hdl is the "good" cholesterol. High levels of HDL may be protective against coronary heart disease. An optimal level of hdl-cholesterol is >40 for a man and >50 for a woman.

Best of luck! ...Read more

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How low is too low for cholesterol number?

How Low to Go: Preferred total cholesterol is below 200, ideal is below 180 and for those with certain medical conditions lower is even better. The major focus of clinical research has been on LDL levels and it is believed that lower is better. How low is a good question. Many cardiologists would like below 100 for their patients and many studies support this. The "no go below" level hasn't been determined. ...Read more

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Cerveza affects me when I have cholesterol?

Cerveza affects me when I have cholesterol?

If u drink: Enough of it routinely & liver function is adversely affected. ...Read more

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Is cholesterol lever of 203 considered high?

Is cholesterol lever of 203 considered high?

Probably OK: Usually we suggest that the cholesterol level should be 200 or less, however there is more to it than just one number. There are good and bad cholesterol particles (hdl and ldl) and well as other aspects of the cholesterol readings. It also depends on whether you have other medical problems such as diabetes or heart disease.
A reading of 203 is problem ok, but I would check with your doctor. ...Read more

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Why should a person lower their cholesterol?

Why should a person lower their cholesterol?

Heart disease: High levels of cholesterol, specifically the LDL (low density lipoprotein), increase one's risk for heart disease due to plaque build up. ...Read more

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What is the biological function of cholesterol?

What is the biological function of cholesterol?

Cholesterol: Read this site:

http://www. Heart. Org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/Cholesterol_UCM_001089_SubHomePage. Jsp#

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Managing my cholesterol what foods should I eat.?

Managing my cholesterol what foods should I eat.?

Healthy Diet: Avoid saturated and trans fats. Other fats (polyunsaturated and monounsaturated) are helpful and should constitute approximately 20 - 30 percent of total daily calories. Avoid highly refined and high sugar carbohydrates. Instead, focus on fresh fruits, vegetables, leafy greens, beans, and limited amounts of whole grains as your chief carbs. Eat several servings of cold water / oily fish per week. ...Read more

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Which is the optimum source for lowering cholesterol?

Which is the optimum source for lowering cholesterol?

Meds, exercise, food: Try nutritional approaches. Consider eating oatmeal, bran, apples, oranges, pears, bananas, grapefruit, hazelnuts, avocado, brewer's yeast, royal jelly, saffron, tumeric, honey (buckwheat), alfalfa sprouts, celery, beets, eggplant, garlic, onion, chili peppers, legumes, dandelion root & jerusalem artichoke. Avoid deep fried foods & whole eggs. Physician can order meds if indicated. Exercise. ...Read more

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Please advise how to safely raise my cholesterol levels?

Please advise how to safely raise my cholesterol levels?

Eat better...: So often I am asked the opposite question - lowering cholesterol levels.
If your total cholesterol is low, it probably reflects poor nutrition overall - increase your intact of healthy prtein and fats. If a specific component of cholesterol is low, such as the HDL ("good"), it can be increased with better diet, more activity, and moderate consumption of alcohol. ...Read more