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... Hello all, I am a 34 yr old male, 5ft 9 in tall, and I have new blood test results in. ... (1 replies)
... Well, I saw the doctor today and received the results of my first blood test in nearly five years. ... (18 replies)
... Over the last 6 years my total chol has steadily increased from 219 to 234, so naturally I want to try and improve this. ... (6 replies)

... Hi Frankie. :wave: Can you give the formula for converting from mm/l to mg/dL, please. My blood tests always come back that way too (Auckland,New Zealand) and I don't really know if it's good or bad. Also, how much cinnamon should you take to lower trigs? My last blood test was: Total chol.-- 5.6 HDL chol. -- 1.9 LDL chol. -- 3.1 Trig. -- 1.4 Fasting Trig... (3 replies)
... Thank you! Agree that I've a 'modest' need for statins now but if I lose some weight I'm sure I won't and sugar number will go down. Just need to get really motivated --- For now I'll take the very low dose statin and re-test in a couple of months to see if that's helping -- doc called in a script for the Zocor generic today after I phoned his office so he's on-board... (12 replies)
... HDL ratio 3. ... (12 replies)
... Those newer numbers aren't that bad. In fact, according to the guidelines, if you have NO other risk factors (diabetic, coronary disease, high bp,etc), you should not require medication at all! Also, in my humble opinion :D , he should have started you on 10mg first and then test. He must to liver tests if he puts you on Lipitor! (9 replies)
... I am wondering if even this low dosage would affect my back muscles in this way. I don't see my doctor until August, and meanwhile I will be having another blood test before seeing him. ... (2 replies)
... I'm very new to this. I just got my blood results back from my Endocrinologist, I am hypothyroid. Anyway he didn't mention the high cholesteral results. ... (4 replies)
... This ratio is more important than the total chol count. ... (4 replies)
... HDL Ratio 3. ... (1 replies)
High Tri's
Aug 15, 2005
... My blood test last week also indicated my triglycerides were high. My doctor told me to think "SUGAR". ... (27 replies)
High Tri's
Aug 2, 2005
... I'm surprised they got an LDL reading with your Trigs. so high. When my husbands were over 400 they couldn't calculate his LDL....... :confused: Like Cathy said, definitely put a MAJOR halt on starchy foods like pasta, white rice, white bread, pre mixed items etc. U can look up low Glycemic foods on the web to get an idea of things to eat and things to stay away from. I... (27 replies)
High Tri's
Aug 2, 2005
... Well I've looked at all the posts here, and looks like mine are the highest. Don't know why there so high, it baffles me...Had the original test done in November when I was in the hospital for chest pains.... ... (27 replies)
... Hi, I am a 30 year old female, I eat a very low fat diet and exercise regularly. To give my stats, I am 5'2 and about 110 lbs. I have good blood pressure and healthy. ... (12 replies)
... HDL ratio has been shown to be a much better predictor of heart disease risk than total cholesterol or LDL levels which seem to be the only thing that doctors focus on. ... (6 replies)
... hdlc ratio 5. ... (8 replies)
Statins?
Sep 10, 2016
... diastolic always under 80. Now I get back blood test that never had a problem and he wants to put me on statins. ... (1 replies)
My results
Jul 15, 2005
... day. We'll see when I have my next blood test in October if it can budge my HDL upwards. ... (31 replies)
Abnormal ck level
Aug 19, 2011
... Anyhow, I just, and for the FIRST time, had a CK test by a new doctor who is more thorough than the other one was. CK came in at 242 !! ... (3 replies)


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