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... I had to go to the doc yesterday, I was feeling rather crappy. Well, she had done blood tests on me and today I got my results. My Cholesterol is 253 and my Triglycerides are 258... ok,, what does this mean? ... (1 replies)
... LDL should be below 130....Trigs should be below 150. Your HDL, which is your good cholesterol is pretty good. Of course if you have any other problems like heart disease..diabetis and high blood pressure, the Drs. like the numbers even lower. ... (8 replies)
... I am wondering if my high cholesterol and LDL could be coming from my thyroid being low. My t4 is 5.90 but my TSH is normal. My triglycerides and VLDL is normal. I am active and watch what I eat. I am not over weight. I don't want to start on statins but should I do? ... (0 replies)

... I am no expert by any means but this is what I do. ... (6 replies)
... I drink about 1 can of dr. pepper a day, and I do have a family history of High Cholesterol and Heart Disease. ... (2 replies)
... Mine was 253 the last time it was checked and I was thrilled with that. On statins, mine got down to 169 but I was almost non functional. ... (8 replies)
... Mary Anne, yes hypothyroidism will definitely influence the cholesterol and many other things going on in your body, it is a powerful hormone. I have had thyroid surgery and take a thryroid replacement and I have seen what happens to your system when it is out of balance. ... (16 replies)
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... an start off with 5 mg..... just split the 10's, they split easily with a pill splitter. If he tells you to start with 10, I would still try the 5's first...just my 2 cents worth. ... (15 replies)
... gone from 185 to 140, five more pounds to my goal!! ... (15 replies)
... from 149 to 78. My totol cholesterol actually when up. Kind of disappointed with the LDL going up! Also my total Bilirubin when from 1.5 to 1.8. I guess all those hype about taking natural supplements to lower cholesterol is just hype! ... (6 replies)
... I just got my cholesterol test in the mail was pretty high overall...253! I wasn't really sure about the fasting the night before... ... (2 replies)
... I recently had my cholesterol checked for insurance reasons. I'm a 26 year old female. ... (16 replies)
... Hello Friends! Here are my numbers - please comment if you know what's good, bad, too high, how high, etc. Thank you so very very much! I'm a bit confused. HDL = 57 LDL= 183 VLDL = 51 (what the heck is "V" LDL)? (8 replies)
... I would be extreemly happy with those numbers if they were mine! Last time mine was checked it was 253 and I was tickeld to death with them because I had taken myself off of statins. ... (4 replies)
... I think according to todays standards it is high but let me add this.. My Mothers was 365 for many years before she died and she never had any heart problems. ... (6 replies)
... The dose he is on now may work for him but if he don't watch his diet, they will have to up it.. Upping it, the higher the dose, the more problems he is going to end up having from side effects. ... (1 replies)
... I advise you to educate yourself to all the side effects as there are many not listed on their material and try other methods of lowering it if that is what you want to do. Personally, mine is 253 and I am tickled to death with it... When on the statins it was 167 and I was in horriable shape. ... (4 replies)
... HI, My husband recently had some routine bloodwork done. ... (4 replies)
... My husband is 42 yrs, he is already too skinny, he does not eat alot of fat , not too bad of a diet and he can not get his cholesterol down, a 2nd test in 6 months came out..... ... (14 replies)

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