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... Went vegan last December. Had cholesterol checked in Jan and total cholesterol was 219. Bought a CardioChek Tester and checked my cholesterol about once every two weeks and I was happy. It was going down big time. End of April it was down to 145. ... (5 replies)
... I have been having slightly elevated cholesterol readings. ... (8 replies)
... Your total cholesterol result was 6.83 which is high because normal is 5. ... (3 replies)

... I can't make sense of these results....They all say Normal on the lab reports...How is 6.8 normal for the cholesterol when its supposed to be under 4.5 or whatever is normal lol.... On the lab report it says 6.2 is considered high....But it was noted as normal.... ... (3 replies)
... In Canada, 5.2 total cholesterol and below is considered normal. ... (1 replies)
... I'm 29 years old and had a needle poke cholesterol reading. 2 months ago it was 4.68 and today it was 5.12. Can someone tell me if these numbers are good or bad? ... (1 replies)
... My LDL cholesterol is 1.38 which is below the lower limit of 1.50. Is 1. ... (0 replies)
... blockage in one artery, and the cardiologist inserted a stent. My initial cholesterol reading. ... (2 replies)
... My Lipid Profile Readings are: Total Cholesterol: 143 HDL Direct: 34 TGL: 194 LDL Direct: 62 I understand both HDL and TGL are not OK. What are the suggestions for me? H.S. Kukreja (Age: 54) (1 replies)
... s Program for Reversing Heart Disease' to fully appreciate his understanding of inflammation reduction that leads to reduced cholesterol levels. ... (32 replies)
... The first thing I think of when I see your great HDL and Triglyceride levels, is that somehow, someway, the total Cholesterol number is wrong. ... (8 replies)
... I take 175 mcg of levoxyl per day and have high cholesterol. I went to an endo several years back, and he said that cholesterol readings can be influenced by flucuation in thyroid meds, but not radically. ... (4 replies)
... Regardless of the results of the VAP test (which I've never had), isn't the doctor just going to prescribe pretty much the same drugs as if you'd taken the regular lipid profile? My insurance (BC/BS) will not pay for the VAP test. (5 replies)
... Agree with tjlhb there. Total cholesterol is close to a useless number. ... (5 replies)
... Also, the total cholesterol numbers you are getting are not that useful. ... (5 replies)
... and stop stressing over your cholesterol will help tremendously. I'm sure all of our values fluctuate. Your tri's aren't that bad, either. ... (4 replies)
... on feb 26 my cholesterol was tc=171 hdl=26 trgs=182 ldl=109 non-hdl=145 tc/hdl=6.7 and glucose=80 but and ac1 test = 5.4 this was only a 6 hour fast not a 12to 14 like i usually do . so doc took me of 500mg niaspan and put me on lovaza and vytorin 10/40 !! does anyone know if these drugs interact with each other ? i wanna know about the side effects together. i was on... (4 replies)
... If it is 10 pounds of excess body fat, then yes, losing it can only help cholesterol levels (and other things). Losing 10 pounds of lean body mass or muscle is not desirable, though. Perhaps a better quick measure of progress on the body fat front than the scale is your waistline (measured at your navel). If it is more than half your height, then it is likely that you are... (3 replies)
... nd yes, I should lose about 10 pounds to be my "ideal" weight. I don't really think of myself as overweight though, would that 10 pounds make a difference in my cholesterol readings? ... (3 replies)
... How do you convert cholesterol readings from Canadian standards to U.S. standards. ... (1 replies)

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