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... I don't understand how these can both be accurate. Why is there a fasting cholesterol test and a non fasting one and how are they accurate. I don't understand how this works. Can someone enlighten me please? ... (3 replies)
... My doctor wanted me to start taking cholesterol meds. I did not want to take statins because I have always been able to maintain healthy cholesterol levels thru a low calorie, frequent eating, small meal diet of around 1500 calories per day. ... (2 replies)
... I have hereditary high cholesterol and triglycerides. I have been on medication for the past 5 years. ... (2 replies)

... My deit and exercise are so so a lot of room to do better. It was a non fasting test. I have done the other one before also. This test they had to send out of Ca. to do. ... (6 replies)
May 4, 2009
... Here's a follow-up. I just had my cholesterol re-tested at a pharmacy. On one hand it's encouraging, on the other hand it's frustrating. This time I was fasting. Total is 227 LDL is 162 (last time, non-fasting it was 202) HDL is 47 This is the lowest it's ever been. Usually I score in the high 50's and have even been in the 70's Trig is 88 (last time, non-fasting,... (5 replies)
... I wasn't aware of the fasting protocol until I brought the test results home and saw "FASTING" in the comments field. ... (13 replies)
... cholesterol test which is much more detailed than the standard ones they give us. The doctor wrote on the script that fasting was NOT necessary although when I go get my blood drawn, I still plan to fast for the full 14 hrs. ... (3 replies)
... I've never had a cholesterol test without fasting and I go every 6 months. ... (3 replies)
... I was off Yasmin for a very long time. I had a Cholesterol test in June 06. ... (9 replies)
... fasting, cholesterol tests. How can they be accurate? ... (10 replies)
... Diets with olive oil as the dominant fat source may help reduce visceral fat, blood glucose, blood clotting, triglycerides and oxidation of LDL cholesterol and ultimately heart disease deaths. ... (31 replies)
... I will be getting blood tests next month--the usual plus A1C. I would like to add some other more definitive tests like Lipoprotein(a), C-Reactive Protein or Homocysteine. My results three months ago: Total 215 HDL 41 LDL 141 Trig 163 This was a non-fasting test, so my triglycerides were high. Usually under 150. My HDLs... (1 replies)
... im really just frustrated behind finding out i had a high level of cholesterol non fasting,commiting myself to changing my careless eating habits to CAREFUL eating habits to loseing weight to find out overall it really made no difference. ... (6 replies)
... Our cholesterol numbers are not like out height. They are not fixed and are subject to fluctuation. Your change from 196 to 222 is well within the bounds of normal fluctuation. ... (8 replies)
... When I had my non fast blood test in Nov 2001, my TC was 196.... when I had my fasting blood test in Nov 2001, my TC was 222. ... (8 replies)
... am scared because I am getting another FASTING blood check up on Tuesday. ... (11 replies)
... I am a freqent donator of blood (every 2 months) and where I go, Medic, they give you a free cholesterol check, just the total # and this is a "non-fasting test" and mine was 196 When I went to the doc. in December, my total cholesterol, "fasting" was 222. I have been doing everything to try to get it down since then,... (7 replies)
... I did a fasting blood test yesterday, and my results are pretty elevated. My father is a retired anesthesiologist, and he says it is bad. ... (4 replies)
... Doctor was really concerned about the cholesterol and my glucose reading of 120.. ... (5 replies)
Friend's numbers
Sep 6, 2013
... I assume the blood tests were done fasting, as non fasting results can be quite elevated as to TGL particularly. ... (6 replies)

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