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... This is my case after a few blood test readings. I guess I thought the triglycerides would be high if the cholesterol was high. What could it mean with these readings. ... (1 replies)
... particles. Pattern B LDL is now what most research is pointing to as being the cholesterol component that is most damaging. Most of this research is less than 5 years olds so in the medical world it is still considered somewhat experimental. ... (20 replies)
... of heart attacks are in people with normal or low cholesterol levels . ... (9 replies)

Low cholestral
Nov 25, 2004
... There are health concerns associated with having a total cholesterol that is too low as well, although most doctors don't discuss the issue or aren't aware of it. ... (7 replies)
... about 2,000 mg per day. In general, cholesterol that the average American absorbs from food amounts to about 100 mg per day. ... (9 replies)
... Low total cholesterol levels have been shown in many studies to be related to a much greater cancer risk. Very rare does a person with cancer, have an elevated cholesterol. ... (19 replies)
... It is always helpful to post the source of your research so others may also look it up. Here is an interesting report on the subject: Another: (19 replies)
... Good day. I have been having some discomforting pain in my chest area recently. The pain appears to be near my heart, and between my heart and shoulder. I occasionally feel it 'travel' to my bicep area. Because of of this, I went to my doctor and had him perform some tests. One of those tests was a blood test, of course. Most everything came out normal, except these... (5 replies)
... Thanks for letting me know about the discrepincies in drug store related cholesterol tests. This would certainly explain the 80 point difference with the lab. ... (30 replies)
... The first thing I think of when I see your great HDL and Triglyceride levels, is that somehow, someway, the total Cholesterol number is wrong. ... (8 replies)
... Can you please suggest me what is the wrong with my health. Why Triglycerides are normal and cholesterol is high. Is it because of high BP? ... (0 replies)
... I have been on Lasix since September 2004 and although there are no changes in my blood sugar my cholesterol levels have gone up quite a bit. ... (14 replies)
... My labs: 12/31/09 Trigs 138 (normal) Cholesterol 250 (High) HDL 23 (good cholesterol... should be above 40... way low). LDL 158 (High. Normal is 1-129.9). LDl/HDL Ratio 6.32 High (Normal is 0-3.5) Chol/HDL Radio 8.4 (High, Normal is 0-5). (32 replies)
... I encouraged my husband to get his cholesterol checked at his last physical for the first time. Mine is insanely low at 140, i've had it tested many times in my life. ... (9 replies)
... Hi Cossette, Current "Official" standards: Total Cholesterol: <200 Desirable 200-239 Borderline High 240 High LDL Cholesterol <100 Optimal (1 replies)
... I have read that total cholesterol under 180 could be unhealthy. ... (19 replies)
... genetic and poor habits. The Genetic side is by far a bigger population. You probably know people who can eat 20 cheese burgers, and have total cholesterol in the 140's. You are obviously not one of them and deal with it you never will be! ... (6 replies)
... You may not need any drug treatment at all. What was your LDL(bad)? If your HDL (good) was around 55 and your TRIG was good, then your LDL should be around 175. If you have NO OTHER RISK FACTORS, then your LDL should be under 160 according to the guidelines (see my recent post on the "Crestor Risk Calculator"). That's easily attainable by lowering your Total a small amount... (15 replies)
... WRONG. My recent fasting test revealed that my total cholesterol had gone from 240 to 253, my good cholesterol is up, so is my bad, and my triglycerides are very goo. ... (15 replies)
... can somebody interpret my results....my doc said that i am fine. but the total cholesterol of 248 freaks me out. i took the test last yr and it was 205 which is under borderline. now it is 248!. ... (2 replies)




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