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Help please want to avoid.Cardiac disease as don't want to die like my grandmother.?

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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: Cardiologist

1. Don't smoke 2.
Avoid obesity induced diabetes. 3. Exercise at least2000kcal aerobic/week 4.If grandmother passed before age 60 and non smoker with dyslipidemia or diabetes, , you have family risk. 5. Hdl below 40 high risk 6.Control risk factors, keep HDL over 40, LDL below 90, triglycerides below 140. See cardiologist/endocrinologist for risk management. I'm terribly sorry about your grandmother.

In brief: Cardiologist

1. Don't smoke 2.
Avoid obesity induced diabetes. 3. Exercise at least2000kcal aerobic/week 4.If grandmother passed before age 60 and non smoker with dyslipidemia or diabetes, , you have family risk. 5. Hdl below 40 high risk 6.Control risk factors, keep HDL over 40, LDL below 90, triglycerides below 140. See cardiologist/endocrinologist for risk management. I'm terribly sorry about your grandmother.
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