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... I have never had a cholesterol test before, so I asked the doctor to give me one. ... (5 replies)
... Is it possible that the short fast requested for the Chol test could be doing the same thing to me? ... (4 replies)
... My Doctor's office called with my cholesterol rest results. ... (1 replies)

... Eating before a test has little or no effect on your HDL and total Cholesterol readings. What is affected is your Triglyceride readings. Since your LDL's are computed using your Triglyceride numbers they will be affected also. ... (4 replies)
... I am really confused and upset with my last cholesterol test. Four months ago, I had my annual check up and my numbers weren't good. ... (8 replies)
... ifting weights, but I hate cardio! I will also, as you suggested, more closely monitor my diet and increase my consumption of raw vegetables. Do you think taking a supplement, like a Green Superfood supplement would give me the things I am missing by not eating enough vegetables? ... (5 replies)
Higher cholesterol
Feb 10, 2008
... that equals 10 pills to get to 3000mg. If you have bleeding problems, or are taking a blood thinner, speak to your doctor before taking a dose like this. ... (12 replies)
... Of course, I am a "foodie", so it would make sense that I feel that way. My father's hobby is gourment cooking. I believe that food is one of the greatest pleasures in life! ... (19 replies)
... how often do people get cholesterol checked? ... (5 replies)
... a couple of times a week. Of course, I eat my share of these, too. ... (9 replies)
... And was actually surprised. 9 months ago I had a cholesterol test done. And again a couple of weeks ago. ... (14 replies)
... i am also interested. I have been eating oatmeal everyday for about 2.5 months. I go in a few weeks for a repeat cholesterol test, i cant wait to see the results. ... (5 replies)
... LDL went up somewhat and triglycerides came down a bit...Total cholesterol went up slightly. ... (8 replies)
... eating, only after NOT eating. There are days I just get so busy I don't realize I hadn't eaten anything until I get really shaky and light headed. It becomes a frantic rush to get something to eat before I pass out. ... (6 replies)
... Hey Uff, not bad at all, congrats. Glad U don't have to go for consultation, I think my dr. thrives on it....... :D Keep up the good work......... :wave: (4 replies)
... I'd been concerned that my test this time would show no improvement, as my diet and medications had been all messed up since the previous test. Just a few weeks after my 2005 test, I got a major intestinal yeast infection, followed by months of problems which finally was diagnosed as IBS. ... (4 replies)
... t list your TC, and I don't have the paper in front of me to calculate it. Your HDL is quite good, so it seems your LDL is the problem. Were your numbers higher before this last test, and if so, by how much? ... (11 replies)
... Yes definitely. It happened to me a few years ago. I don't know if this is the cause of your husband's but it is quite possible. ... (2 replies)
... was just told he has high cholesterol for the first time. ... (2 replies)
... mg, which brought my TC to 202. My doc still wasn't happy, so I increased it to 750 mg, which brought it to 190. I just wanted to point out that for some people, a cholesterol level like yours can be brought under control with considerably less niacin than 2 grams a day. ... (95 replies)




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