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Total col. 226, HDL 56, ldl 151, ratio ldl/HDL 2.70. Do I need a statin?

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Dr. Felix Brizuela
Neurology
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In brief: Not really

your ldls are considered bordeline.
Unless you have had a heart attack or stroke, I would just try and follow a diet low in saturated fatty acids such as animal fats. Follow one that is high in unsturated such as nuts, avacados, olive oils. and don't smoke

In brief: Not really

your ldls are considered bordeline.
Unless you have had a heart attack or stroke, I would just try and follow a diet low in saturated fatty acids such as animal fats. Follow one that is high in unsturated such as nuts, avacados, olive oils. and don't smoke
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