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... My advice is to do some independent research on the web about cholesterol and heart disease. There is controversy over whether serum cholesterol is as big a factor in heart disease as the medical profession and pharmaceutical companies make it out to be. ... (3 replies)
... My doctor wanted me to start taking cholesterol meds. I did not want to take statins because I have always been able to maintain healthy cholesterol levels thru a low calorie, frequent eating, small meal diet of around 1500 calories per day. ... (2 replies)
... That's easily attainable by lowering your Total a small amount without a statin. ... (15 replies)

... total cholesterol points only toward that. ... (0 replies)
... Your risk factor comparing your total to your HDL is a little bit higher than recommended. You are at 4.85 and I believe they like for us to shoot for 4 or below. ... (12 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)
... High cholesterol runs in the family, however, neither parent has heart disease. ... (6 replies)
... I could still improve some on my diet but I just haven't figured out how to completely cut out all fat. And believe me I've tried. ... (10 replies)
... as an effective and safer alternative to niacin. In one study, Welsh and Eade reported that inositol hexanicotinate was more effective than niacin in regulating cholesterol levels. ... (15 replies)
... My cholesterol numbers were not too far off from yours, once. ... (7 replies)
... My total cholesterol was very high which, is a bit odd. ... (3 replies)
... I really wish I could post them but I only have what I remembered and I am not due for an office visit until next month. Last week my total was 270 and I think my LDL was 200. ... (30 replies)
Very Low HDL
Nov 20, 2003
... Hopefully both of us will get it figured out. ... (3 replies)
... he will at least let U try a new diet and exercise program for about 6 months, then re test to see how things are going. Having high BP and not great numbers for cholesterol is a lousy combo, but hopefully the Cozaar will help the BP, then U can concentrate on getting those cholesterol numbers down. ... (3 replies)
... My husband was on Lipitor for almost 7 yrs. before we figured out what was going on with him, as we had no computer so had NO idea what the Lipitor was doing to him. ... (95 replies)
... if you went overboard on the olive oil and "good fats" you should know that too much of any fat, yup, even good fat can rake havoc on your cholesterol levels. ... (30 replies)
... You need to look at the ratio, not the total number. You are actually in the low risk category with a ratio of 2. ... (2 replies)
... So, I'm seeing and reading all of the media about high cholesterol .... and since I am feeling great, I figured I'd give pravastatin another drive the number down you know. One month went by and all was well. On the second month.... ... (10 replies)
... My Cholesterol Numbers, which were at unhealthy levels, are now at healthy levels, without having to take statins! ... (23 replies)
... As for your friend, what supplements are being taken. Everything. lol We monitor the cholesterol levels weekly and there are big swings in trigs. Last week it was 161, week after it's 345. I've seen 114 - 345 swing since Oct 2006 doing home monitoring. I haven't figured out the root cause of why trigs swing so crazy. Total cholesterol scores are more stable, I can... (3 replies)

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