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What Food Is High In Cholesterol
Anchovies....: www.cholesterolcholesterol.com/fish (see amount of cholesterol per each fish here) good fish to eat.The american dietetic association recommends: salmon, tuna, trout, herring, sardines, mackerel . Any health benefits from fish are cancelled out if you deep-fry them in a vat of vegetable. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Atherosclerosis: A cholesterol-rich diet, and according to some a diet rich in saturated fats, is a minor risk factor toward atherosclerosis (heart attack, sudden death, stroke). It's nothing compared to heredity, smoking, lack of exercise, hypertension or diabetes. If you're staying fit and taking meds to manage health problems, I would not tolerate anyone criticizing your food choices. Life's to be enjoyed. ...Read more
Risk factor: Elevated cholesterol levels are one of many risk factors for atherosclerosis. This is cholesterol deposits in your arteries, which reduces blood flow to the affected organ. This can increase your risk of heart attack, stroke, renal failure, peripheral vascular disease, and renal failure. ...Read more
Low Sugar/Carb & ↓Wt: Ancel keys promoted animal fat as causing cv disease in the 1950s based on theory & cherry-picked data. The more his ideas were adopted, the more obesity, diabetes mellitus & cv disease rates have dramatically increased. So be careful; see: nusi.Org. Also check actual lipoprotein values (not cholesterol): LDL always in nmol/l, best <700, HDL in µmol/l, best large-hdl >10: far better indicators. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
High cholesterol: High cholesterol usually refers to the amount of cholesterol found in a persons blood, and can be measured by laboratory tests. When cholesterol measurement is above the normal range for that individual then it is generally called high cholesterol. Interpretation of the meaning of high levels in the blood requires a physician consultation and other testing to determine any health risk. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My dad has high triglyceride(450).what is the cause of high triglyceride? And what is the solution? .
Lose weight and: and reduce intake of saturated fats. If he is diabetic, control of diabetes is important. He may take fish oil capsules 2gm twice a day. However there is no substitute to making dietary changes recommend in the website below. http://www.webmd.com/cholesterol-management/link ...Read more
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High triglycerides: Triglycerides are made from excess consumed carbohydrates. Basically, when we eat more carbs than our body can use for immediate fuel, than the excess is converted to fat for storage and triglycerides are the intermediate conversion step between carbs and fats. That said lower your carb consumption to less than 35 grams per meal and triglyceride count should go down. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Rich in Omega3: Hdl (high-density lipoprotein) can be increased the most by foods rich in omega3 fish oil, such as cold water fish like wild salmon, mackerel, sardines, etc. Certain plants (like flax seed) also contain omega3, but not at the healthy quantity as fish. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Same as most animals: The cholesterol content in most animals per unit weight is quite similar. The difference is usually related to their relative content of saturated (like marbled fat in red meat) and polyunsaturated (like omega-3 fats in sea food) that determine their health risks. Abalone likely is very low in saturated fat itself, but like most sea food, gets less healthy with the drawn butter that accompanies it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
NO- lowers chol.!: A good quality whey protein has only a tiny trace of cholesterol. For example, my favorite whey protein, whey cool by designs for health, has 24 grams of protein and 0.03 grams of cholesterol per serving. Research studies show that whey protein lowers cholesterol and triglycerides. Look for whey from grass-fed cows not given hormones or antibiotics and processed at low temperature. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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