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... ng elderly people, due to mortality from cancer and infection. Therefore, administering a hypocholesterolemic drug to senior subjects may actually increase their risk of succumbing through other forms of degenerative disease. ... (2 replies)
... This is one reason that high triglycerides alone are an independent risk factor for heart diease. ... (5 replies)
... You are very young and at the time in life where a change to your life style will see you good for the rest of your life. ... (8 replies)

... Very active person. Recently tried low carb diet and really like it. Now concerned about increasing LDL. Any comments greatly appreciated. Great board. Thanks. ... (2 replies)
... Some of the most recent guidelines suggest that if you are female, having an HDL lower then 50 is considered a risk factor for heart disease. 60 and above is considered optimal. ... (4 replies)
Dec 25, 2004
... or 5.14 which is a bit too high and indicates increased risk of cardiovascular disease. ... (4 replies)
... blood glucose, blood clotting, triglycerides and oxidation of LDL cholesterol and ultimately heart disease deaths. Despite high intakes of salt, the relatively low rates of strokes in Cretan men in the 1960's may have been due to the protective effect of the high intake of olive oil. ... (31 replies)
... Many experts are convinced that it's time to move beyond lowering of LDL cholesterol for preventing coronary events, since considerable risk remains even after LDL cholesterol is lowered to target levels. ... (38 replies)
... would be very high risk. ... (20 replies)
... Before the changes in my lifestyle and diet, I had a very similar problem to yours. Astronomical triglycerides, low LDL and low HDL. ... (3 replies)
... That's very interesting about the good LDL fraction being more strongly correlated to low triglyceride levels. Until I visited this message board, I wasn't even aware that there was a good and bad fraction of LDL. ... (5 replies)
... HDL ratio is now considered the best predictor of future heart disease, with numbers over 5 being in the higher risk category, and numbers below 2 being having little to no risk. ... (8 replies)

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