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... HDL ratio is the best predictor of the disease. A ratio of 5 or less is good with the lower the better, and the farther above 5 the greater the risk. As you can see from your numbers, you have a ratio of approximately 1. ... (3 replies)
... HDL ratio is the best predictor of the disease. A ratio of 5 or less is good with the lower the better, and the farther above 5 the greater the risk. As you can see from your numbers, you have a ratio of approximately 1. ... (3 replies)
... Basically, you want HDL to be high and the rest to be low. ... (1 replies)

Question?
Dec 25, 2004
... Instead of measuring VLDL, they can approximate it by measuring the triglycerides and dividing by 5, but this only works when triglycerides are in the "normal" range. Triglycerides over 400 result in the inability to accurately calculate the LDL. ... (4 replies)
... ut doesn't want to go down that road yet given how low my ldl is and because there haven't been any real end point studies looking to see if the laboratory value of changing the particle size with niacin translates into a clinical one. ... (4 replies)
New Med
Mar 13, 2006
... I caught a snippet of one of the morning shows this morning that was talking about this sydrome and some big cardiology study that came out recently. ... (8 replies)
... Congratulations. That is great and quite beneficial from a health perspective. That is probably the second best thing you've done to reduce your risk of heart disease. ... (8 replies)
... Our experience at the Atkins Center is that diet, nutritional supplements and exercise, in conjunction with medical therapy and enhanced external counterpulsation is a good plan. The common precursor of heart disease is atherosclerosis. ... (29 replies)
... and you have no other CVD risks. If this is the case, for a man of your age and physical condition, you should not have been prescribed Tricor. ... (10 replies)
... would suggest that intake of olive oil be kept limited to avoid 'provoking' ACAT2. ... (58 replies)
... you should discuss that more with your doctor. ... (58 replies)
... The only lipid component above that I would be concerned with is your elevated triglycerides. ... (38 replies)




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