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... On your other post about medications, if you can do with out the patch the morning of your blood tests ,then do that. You can always apply the patch after you have had your blood drawn. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, I'm a 21 year old female, and I had blood tests done a few months ago. Just now, I found out that my cholesterol might be high. ... (1 replies)
... because they suspected something dodgy was going on. I was released later that evening but this prompted some blood tests, a few other tests and a follow up with a cardiologist. All tests have come back ok except for the fasting Cholesterol test. ... (6 replies)

... t needs when it is driven too low from external forces. and infact sometimes things are hight only in reponse to necessity.. this is again why i said to get both fasting and non fasting results.. ... (18 replies)
... It's also important that you fasted for at least 12 hours before taking your blood test... preferably 14 hours. ... (3 replies)
... hours before your blood test definitely affects Triglycerides to the point that the triglyceride count is almost useless. ... (7 replies)
... hours before that blood test? ... (5 replies)
... and my cholesterol was 205, my triglycerides were 130. A couple of weeks ago I had the same blood test and the Tri's were 534!!!!! ... (4 replies)
... diet, exercise, fasting before readings, time of readings and so forth with the exception to the olive oil and soy nuts. ... (26 replies)
... My personal opinion is that anyone with a lipid problem should have their blood sugar tested. However, a fasting blood level may not show any abnormalities and there could still be abnormalities in your tolerance. ... (6 replies)
... years. I was going in for a "consultation," but ended up having blood drawn. ... (13 replies)
... Are there any tests available that can identify the cause? ... (11 replies)
... hours and I really thought this was the end until my wife took me to the emergency ward and they ran tests finding nothing. ... (4 replies)
... something that worked into our eating schedule so don't really know how well it works. So many things can influence a test, for instance what did you eat the day before and were you fasting when the test blood was drawn. Do you have a thyroid problem because if it is hypo then it's being low will cause your cholesterol to rise. ... (7 replies)
... My advise is to ask your doctor to do more tests that might indicate an infection. ... (41 replies)
... My aunt was already on blood pressure medication before she was given the Lipitor. ... (4 replies)
Omega 3?
Apr 20, 2001
... Hi JJ and All, Found another long lost abstract that I'm going to try to import here. However, when viewing an abstract, before you can deem it valid, you should review the total paper to verify that its procedures are done properly...That's the rub. ... (3 replies)




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