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High Cholesterol And Red Wine
↑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
Need more informatio: To answer your question we need more information, as to if the blood sugar was at random or fasting.Also what the levels of triglycerides(fasting), hdl, ldl, and vit d are.If the blood sugar 125 is fasting than it is high and may be due to diabetese and you need to be tested for a1c level and needs to be on life style changes, diet and exercise and needs follow up, same for high cholesterol and triglyce. ...Read more
I'm on beta blocker for high blood pressure. My total cholesterol was 146, triglycerides 40, HDL 38, and LDL 96. Is all this good?
Normal Cholesterol: Yes. This is very good. These are all ideal levels. ...Read more
Carbs increase ldl: The latest info in that too many refined sugars and animal fat can increase LDL to help decrease cholesterol be plant based (9cups of veggies/fruits/day), good grains such as brown rice, quinoa, millet, oatmeal, and lean protein such as poultry & fish are better. Limit dairy as well since that is an animal fat. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Doubtful: The last hoopla over red wine as protecting one's heart turned out to be based on fraudulent data. Your decision to drink wine or not, and what type, should depend on your tastes rather than the far-fetched idea that it's going to keep your heart healthy. http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/01/12/us-red-wine-heart-idustre80b0bh20120112. ...Read more
Overweight?: This sounds like metabolic syndrome, which is often associated with overweight and Insulin resistance. This has genetic components which can make even small weight gain cause hypertension, low hdl, high triglycerides and/or high glucose. Conversely, even small weight loss can cause substantial improvements in all the above. Not sure what you mean by alp, but fatty liver can happen. Good luck! ...Read more
What to do if I have high blood pressure high LDL cholesterol diabetes high HDL cholesterol which one?
Needs testing: Red yeast rice may be appealing because it's "natural," but you need to be careful. Experts have not studied it extensively. The ideal dosing and long-term safety are unclear. It could be dangerous for some people. And because the ingredients of different brands of red yeast rice extract might vary so much, it's hard to make firm statements about its effectiveness or safety. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Cold water fish: Tuna, herring, mackeral, sardines and salmon.Get a more detailed answer ›
Hello my son has low granulocytes and high lymphocytes, plus High red blood count and high pottasium . His IGE is also high. That does this indicate?
Hard to say: To get the most from this site, we need you to provide background information like symptoms/duration/age. When you cite lab values we need to know why it was obtained. This is not a chat room & your questions are never linked.From what you provided this may be normal for the situation or a simple lab variation/error. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have slightly high heart rate and higher than normal red. Could second hand smoking contribute to high red blood cell count?
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