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... You may be right that the HDL is too high. I do think there has been too little research on HDL to know at this point. ... (9 replies)
... I have read several references in this thread about lowering your LDL numbers and how to do it. Keep in mind that the only way to lower LDL is one of the three options. ... (22 replies)
... Its not really conflicting because HDL is your "good" cholesterol which helps counteract the "bad" LDL cholesterol so keeping your LDL, HDL and trigs in range individually and having a good ratio is more important than the total (6 replies)

... The BioScanner 2000, as well as the two models sold under the CardioChek brand name, all test for Total, HDL, Trigs. From this, the LDL is calculated. ... (6 replies)
... nd for a little while. I'm talking about the meter variety, not the kind with a strip that you compare the color to a color chart. These started out testing only total cholesterol. I bought one from Lifestream. It has served me well. ... (1 replies)
... They still should be able to measure your total cholesterol and HDL. ... (29 replies)
... Something is clearly amiss here and you can't know for certain without a new test. A likely candidate for error is the simple calculation for LDL, but you can't know this without a new test. Insist that whoever is providing you the results double check their findings before giving them to you. ... (7 replies)
... What is your HDL (good cholesterol)? Your numbers are similar to my untreated numbers and I'm age 39. Do you exercise? I do and still have those type numbers, untreated. First, you might try diet and exercise modifications and then retest. Also, you can add Niacin (Vitamin B-3) as you may get an increase in HDL and a reduction in LDL/Total. Plus, you can try a regimen of... (22 replies)
... HDL ratio. Your LDL level was probably 'calculated', not directly measured, and part of the calculation is based on the triglycerides. So if you lower the trigs, your LDL will go down also. ... (27 replies)
... Found it for $29 now. Evaluate hyperlipidemia as an index to coronary artery disease. Test #303756 Also Known As LP, FLP, fasting lipids, cholesterol panel (13 replies)

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