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... and I am really scared of the results. My Trig is so high and HDL low. Here are my results. I from Canada but I converted the results to US units too. ... (2 replies)
... The most recent schools of thought are that you HDL and Trig numbers are most critical along with the ratios. Total cholesterol number is not a good indicator simply because it could be good cholesterol. ... (19 replies)
... Cholesterol is vital for the development of children. It is also not just a number as many people believe it to be. Cholesterol is a very important part of the body. ... (5 replies)

... nish wrote about Cholesterol being the main factor for CAD during the days between the 1930's and the beginning of this century, when it was widely accepted that cholesterol was the only cause of CAD. ... (32 replies)
... HDL ratio is in the desirable range. More importantly, what is your Trig number? ... (5 replies)
... I also agree with what JJ just said. You are only 18 years old and obviously in very good condition. You are in no apparent danger. You've got plenty of time on your side, and your whole life to live. ... (26 replies)
... Your HDL number, "the good cholesterol" is so high, that you may have no problem even if you do nothing at all. However, a lower LDL number is advisable and you probably shouldn't need to resort to statins. ... (28 replies)
... There are a lot of excellent comments in response to your post. Following would be my opinion. Your height, weight and BP are positive. The canary in the mine shaft for you though are the lipid levels and familial CHD. ... (13 replies)
... I've been searching all over the web for discussion on cholesterol levels such as the below but without luck. ... (5 replies)
... AND once you start statins, it's a lifelong commitment. You stop and your numbers go back up unless you alter your eating habits. The low fat, low cholesterol diet is not effective either. Your body needs fat, protein and conplex carbs. ... (23 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)
... m down, then your total level would be pretty good. I don't understand where he gets the 814 unless your trigs are much higher than 400, maybe closer to 650. Any number higher than 400 is not taken into account when estimating the total cholesterol. ... (20 replies)
Weird Cholesterol
Oct 22, 2004
... Those are excellent numbers, especially your high HDL level and very low triglyceride level. And don't worry about that LDL of 170 because that number isn't accurate. See, on the majority of lipid tests the lab measures total cholesterol, HDL, and triglycerides but they calculate LDL rather than measure it. ... (7 replies)
... Somehow a total cholesterol level of 200 has become some sort of magic number to many people. But it really isn't. ... (3 replies)
... but i have very high cholesterol and i dont know why!! ... (1 replies)
... I broke out in a rash on the right side of my face, neck, shoulders, behind my ears. Terrible pain! ... (6 replies)
High cholesterol
Feb 9, 2003
... What I wonder is if a 20 mg drop in HDL isn't quite a lot for a 3 year period. ... (3 replies)
... In all of my reading on the subject, I have read of no concerns with low triglyceride levels. There are concerns with low total cholesterol levels, but yours is normal. ... (2 replies)
... First of all, recognize that cholesterol does not cause heart disease. Inflammation in the lining of the arteries does. ... (6 replies)
... ow if you really need it at this point. You say you just had a baby. You could have another fasting lab 6 months or so down the road to see if that was a factor in your numbers. ... (1 replies)

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