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Does shrimp have a high level of cholesterol?

Does shrimp have a high level of cholesterol?

Yes, but ...: Shrimp is higher in cholesterol than other seafood, but it doesn't affect a person's blood cholesterol very much. Seafood is generally better for your cholesterol than beef or other animal fats. ...Read more

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Should i eat shrimp if my cholesterol is high?

Should i eat shrimp if my cholesterol is high?

Yes because...: This is fine because 1) even though shrimp is high in cholesterol, eating it does not significantly raise our cholesterol (see http://www.Cnn.Com/health/indepth.Food/meat/seafood/healthful.Shrimp/) and 2) research shows women with high cholesterol live longer and have reduced risk of heart attacks and stroke! see http://www.Naturalnews.Com/033975_high_cholesterol_heart_attacks.Html. ...Read more

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Hi Doctor, I have cholesterol problem , should I stope eating shrimps & egg in my diet.

Hi Doctor,  I have cholesterol problem , should I stope eating shrimps & egg in my diet.

Hypercholesterolemia: Both shrimp and eggs are high in cholesterol. But everything can be eaten in moderation. Become a label reader and stay away from high risk foods. That being said hypercholesterolemia is multifactorial and have many reasons, diet is not the only contributor. ...Read more

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I love chocolate soo much but recently my blood show high level of cholesterol.Should i stop having chocolate. What should I do ?

I love chocolate soo much but recently my blood show high level of cholesterol.Should i stop having chocolate. What should I do ?

Dark Chocolate: Dark chocolate is best. Other chocolate has lots of sugar and milk in it. Your doc will advise you as to what to do about high cholesterol. Change in what you eat can account for 15 - 20 % of the total. Our liver makes most of it. Marine fish oil and/or red yeast rice are natural ways to lower cholesterol but you need to visit a natural doc or a nutritionist who has studied how to do this. ...Read more

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I'm diagnosed with high level of cholesterol (180 point). I regularly do running and bicycling, twice a week for at least 350cal. Should i worry?

I'm diagnosed with high level of cholesterol (180 point). I regularly do running and bicycling, twice a week for at least 350cal. Should i worry?

Wondering why: In the usa, we are pressured by a dysfunctional tort system to discuss and treat cholesterol level aggressively. I suspect half the guys ur age who you know have a cholesterol level around here. I'm glad you're exercising. If your physician isn't planning to start you on medication, i wouldn't either; if he/she is, think of getting a second opinion. Keep exercising. Total chol 180 mg/dl, correct? ...Read more

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My hubby got a high level of cholesterol. What diet is good for him?

My hubby got a high level of cholesterol. What diet is good for him?

Overall fitness: Dr. Fowler has given you good advice. In addition, cholesterol problems are likely to respond even better to an exercise-focused lifestyle. A wonderful gift that you could give your husband would be to undertake regular exercise that you both enjoy together. ...Read more

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I have high level of cholesterol and uric acid, what should I do to lower it?

I have high level of cholesterol and uric acid, what should I do to lower it?

High Cholesterol: Need to talk to your family doctor about a diet plan (limiting sugars & sweeteners), life style changes, & possible medications, following thorough exam & workup. ...Read more

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