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What is the treatment for atherosclerosis?

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Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
Preventive Medicine
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In brief: LDL Drives HDL Stops

Atherosclerosis, typically starts ~age 7, is primarily driven by lipoproteins (the proteins which transport fat in the water outside cells), not cholesterol (made by every cell), thus optimize NMR particle test (hdl & LDL concentration, not cholesterol), keep hba1c low, optional ?5.
0%, sbp ?120 mmhg, don’t smoke, exercise, avoid dietary sugars, etc; study: nusi.Org, taubes, attia, lustig fatchance.

In brief: LDL Drives HDL Stops

Atherosclerosis, typically starts ~age 7, is primarily driven by lipoproteins (the proteins which transport fat in the water outside cells), not cholesterol (made by every cell), thus optimize NMR particle test (hdl & LDL concentration, not cholesterol), keep hba1c low, optional ?5.
0%, sbp ?120 mmhg, don’t smoke, exercise, avoid dietary sugars, etc; study: nusi.Org, taubes, attia, lustig fatchance.
Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
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In brief: Avoid it!

By following healthy habits american heart you can dramatically reduce the incidence! if you develop the diseases, there are diverse and helpful treatments.
But avoidance. Prevention is better!, !

In brief: Avoid it!

By following healthy habits american heart you can dramatically reduce the incidence! if you develop the diseases, there are diverse and helpful treatments.
But avoidance. Prevention is better!, !
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
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Dr. Howard Rubin
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Atherosclerosis

Reducing cholesterol, treating high blood pressure, smoking cessation, treating diabetes are the know risk factor "treatments" to hopefully slow the progression of atherosclerosis.

In brief: Atherosclerosis

Reducing cholesterol, treating high blood pressure, smoking cessation, treating diabetes are the know risk factor "treatments" to hopefully slow the progression of atherosclerosis.
Dr. Howard Rubin
Dr. Howard Rubin
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