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... I am a female in my early twenties with high cholesterol. High cholesterol runs in my family but my parents total has never exceeded 200. ... (3 replies)
... Ever wondered why eggs are high in cholesterol ? ... (8 replies)
... known risk factor for stroke. But new research suggests that low levels of cholesterol in the blood may also increase stroke risk. ... (19 replies)

... to HDL ratio is slightly over 4, which puts you at average risk for heart disease, a ratio below 4 is the goal. ... (2 replies)
Jul 9, 2005
... Dave, Good results - hope they continue. However, don't think you can 'eat what you want', and take a pill to make it all better. You won't be fooling your body, and the bad results may take years to manifest themselves - but rest asured, they will. I'd still go with a diet that is low-saturated-fat, no-trans-fat. Both can injure the arteries, and the resulting... (16 replies)
Jul 9, 2005
... Dave, I am scheduled for blood work sometimes this week. Doc told me that if there are any problems he will call. IF he does not call I assume no problems. Then I will go over results with him in September is my next doc visit. Let you know. Otherwise doing super on a very small dose of Vytorin. I take 10/20 split in half which amounts to 5/10 and according to... (16 replies)
Jul 9, 2005
... and my next blood test 6 weeks later I was down to 177!!! unfortunately my Liver Enzimes were elevated. My doc switched to 20mg Pravachol and 6 weeks later my cholesterol was at 240, my doctor put me on 40 mg pravachol and 6 weeks later my TC was 205. ... (16 replies)
... EKG was fine. I had never had cholesterol checked before. ... (5 replies)
... Trig.48, Total Cholesterol, 280. I've been taking a natural approach to lower the LDL's. Policosanol 20 mgs. ... (12 replies)
... My Doctor was rather amazed at the numbers! ... (16 replies)
... What a difference from when I began this battle with TC around 280 and HDL of 28. If these numbers can't suck some volume out of my remaining plaques, then nothing can. ... (42 replies)
... My dad a cardio event last year at age 68. ... (12 replies)
Sep 2, 2002
... m not getting any flushing with the niacin so far either, but it is giving me acid reflux, though that may just be the aspirin. I'm so tempted just to ignore the cholesterol level entirely and not even try to lower it, since my family lives so long anyway. I'll see how I do on the niacin. Thanks for all of your support! ... (41 replies)
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Jun 20, 2001
... ood was drawn and a full series was done. Liver function good, kidneys good, hemoglobin very good, clotting time good, and CPK negative . They only checked her total cholesterol, which was 280. This is down from 521 on 24May. ... (11 replies)
... she was placed on statins 6 years ago. They worked at first...but then her body successfully fought the drug and her levels began to raise again. ... (8 replies)
... I didn't pay attention to the other numbers at the time. ... (4 replies)
I want below 150
Jun 13, 2005
... It comes in 500mg capsules at most drug stores and pharmacies. Cinnamon also stabilizes blood sugar. ... (12 replies)
... I am at my witts end I am crying as I type this. I have no idea what to do. I have a history of heart disease in my family. ... (8 replies)

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