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What causes irregular menstrual cycles, vitamin D deficiency, peripheral neuropathy, gluten intolerance, high cholesterol, fatigue, low BBT?

What causes irregular menstrual cycles, vitamin D deficiency, peripheral neuropathy, gluten intolerance, high cholesterol, fatigue, low BBT?

Menses: There are many causes of irregular menses and you should see a Gynecologist about this. Vitamin D deficiency is unnecessary. Over the counter bottles with 1000 mg daily should be enough. Gluten intolerance is telling you to slow down taking any gluten. High cholesterol can be treated and your doctor will assist you. Fatigue - why? ...Read more

Dr. Maureen Mays
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Hypercholesterolemia (Definition)

↑ed cholesterol (in blood); a specific fat molecule made by every animal cell on planet, part of every animal cell membrane, enables membrane flexibility, cells to change shape, animals to move. Look it up ("cholesterol molecule" works best) on Google & images. Additionally, for most people Hi-Chol foods ↓es measured LDL particles while ↓Chol foods ↑LDL; driving ...Read more


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What causes high cholesterol, irregular menstrual cycles, vitamin D deficiency, peripheral neuropathy, gluten intolerance, fatigue, low BBT?

What causes high cholesterol, irregular menstrual cycles, vitamin D deficiency, peripheral neuropathy, gluten intolerance, fatigue, low BBT?

Inactivity: Can't think of one possible cause except inactivity, being sedentary can lead to all what you described either directly or indirectly, see your doctor, start an exercise program suitable for your state of health, good luck ...Read more

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For the last month I have felt chronic fatigue.Some days, if i don't get a full night's rest, I am nauseous.Had blood test, only high cholesterol. ?

For the last month I have felt chronic fatigue.Some days, if i don't get a full night's rest, I am nauseous.Had blood test, only high cholesterol. ?

More: You have not been properly tested yet. Consider 24 hr salivary cortisol, and full thyroid panel. Lyme could also be an issue. http://drfairchild.blogspot.com/2012/12/proper-thyroid-testing.html also consider checking for mthfr, as some mutations can affect sleep quality. ...Read more

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I have severe fatigue, ibs, memory loss, confusion, high white blood cell count, high cholesterol and fever. I'm so tired of being sick and tired.WHY?

I have severe fatigue, ibs, memory loss, confusion, high white blood cell count, high cholesterol and fever. I'm so tired of being sick and tired.WHY?

A great question but: ...one we couldn't possibly explore with you through this forum nor answer in 400 characters or less--sorry. Please address your question to your provider, who knows you best as well as what tests & drugs have been tried or that may be available to you. Best wishes for your future wellness. ...Read more

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Bad dry skin constant kidney stones 80-90% calcium 20-10% uric acid chronic pain hair loss anxiety/panic attacks high cholesterol fatty liver vit d level 11 2 positive ana's headaches bad fatigue ?

Bad dry skin constant kidney stones 80-90% calcium 20-10% uric acid chronic pain  hair loss  anxiety/panic attacks  high cholesterol fatty liver vit d level 11 2 positive ana's headaches bad fatigue ?

What is the question: You need to discuss these labs with the doctor who is evaluating you in the context of your clinical condition. Many of the symptoms you describe may occur for multiple different reasons and this can only be put together meaningfully by a good clinician face to face. ...Read more

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What type of foods cause high cholesterol?

What type of  foods cause high cholesterol?

Saturated and trans: Saturated and trans fat increase bad cholesterol and lower good cholesterol. Sugar increases triglycerides, which are bad fats in the blood. ...Read more

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Which type of foods cause high cholesterol?

Which type of foods cause high cholesterol?

Animal fats: High intake of saturated fat increases cholesterol (from any non-swimming animal: beef, pork, chicken, milk, cream, cheese, pizza et)c. Trans fats are bad as well and these are found in margarines, processed and fast foods (including cookie and baking mixes). Cholesterol intake from eggs and shellfish is a minor cause. Fruit, veggies, unsaturated fats, seeds, nuts, fish, soy are alternatives. ...Read more

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What are the causes of high cholesterol and how can you lower it?

What are the causes of high cholesterol and how can you lower it?

↑↑ Sugar/Carb Foods: Avoid all high sugar/carb foods. Replace with ? natural (not processed) fats foods, moderate protein & non-processed very complex carbs, e.g. Broccoli, cauliflower, raw carrots, etc. Avoid potatoes, grains ground into flour, most fruits, etc. Get "nmr particle test" (not cholesterol) for correct issues. Study: "how the government makes you fat", "stossel debunking food myths", fatchance.Html, etc. ...Read more

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Can high cholesterol cause tendinitis? Thanks!

Can high cholesterol cause tendinitis? Thanks!

Yes: Very high cholesterol levels are associated with cholesterol deposits in tendons with tendonitis resulting. ...Read more

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Is high cholesterol caused only by hypertension?

Is high cholesterol caused only by hypertension?

No: Two separate diseases by they tend to happen together in most of the time, high cholesterol can be genetic or related to your life style. Same with hypertension. Having both together will increase the risks and complications from both. ...Read more

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Does protein cause high cholesterol? Can foods high in protein cause high cholesterol? .

Does protein cause high cholesterol? Can foods high in protein cause high cholesterol?

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No: Food high in saturated fats will raise cholesterol even if the food is high in protein. Foods high in protein but not in fats do not raise cholesterol. ...Read more

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Eating two eggs almost every day can cause high cholesterol in 89 years old man who has not had cholesterol problems before??

Eating two eggs almost every day can cause high cholesterol in 89 years old man who has not had cholesterol  problems before??

Bless you: If you're 89, you get to eat any doggone thing you want and don't you worry about your cholesterol! Seriously, no scientific study has EVER shown that lowering cholesterol in people over 80 changes anything. ...Read more

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Can lupus directly cause high cholesterol in active person of normal weight who eats healthy?I'm not referring to med related, wt gain, or domino effect

Can lupus directly cause high cholesterol in active person of normal weight who eats healthy?I'm not referring to med related, wt gain, or domino effect

Sort of...: There is a "lupus pattern" of cholesterol that includes very high levels of triglycerides and a cholesterol particle called vldl and low levels of hdl. It can create an abnormal overall lipid panel. These changes seem to be present even in patients with inactive lupus, so it's probably a primary feature of the disease and not a secondary effect. Complicated question; hope that helps. ...Read more

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Does pcos cause high cholesterol? Mine is 210

Does pcos cause high cholesterol? Mine is 210

Metabolic syndrome: Pcos does not 'cause' high cholesterol, but many women have both as part of something called metabolic syndrome. ...Read more

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What causes people to have high cholesterol?

What causes people to have high cholesterol?

Depends: For many it is genetic - you get it from your parents. Eating poorly can also cause a bad lipid panel: high amounts of sugar, saturated fat, processed foods and smoking can all have a negative impact on lipids. Some, however, eat and exercise perfectly and still have a horrid lipid panel - that's where medicines can help! ...Read more

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What are the different causes of high cholesterol in vegans?

Same as anyone: It's largely hereditary, there's a component of lack of exercise, and there are plenty of vegan foods that are loaded with the saturated fats that some folks say raise cholesterol. Despite all the rhetoric, the biggest studies have shown no advantage of vegetarians over other folks in longevity or any disease category when you control for the fact that they tend to have other healthy habits. ...Read more

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Dr. Katharine Cox
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High Cholesterol (Definition)

High amounts of cholesterol (a fat made by ...Read more