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... My LDL has been within range for a long time, but my last two readings have been above range, 166 and 179, so I returned to this board, with the hopes of getting opinions of more knowledgeable members, and fully expecting negative comments and warnings. ... (6 replies)
... I would bet the last two remaining hairs on my head, that both your HDL and LDL particle sizes are large and buoyant, meaning that even with your LDL of 179, little or no plaque has accumulated in your arteries. ... (6 replies)
... I can also only assume that with a good diet and keeping physically fit that your mum's higher than average LDL level could be an inherited faulty gene. ... (8 replies)

... Even with borderline low HDL your ratios are good. ... (2 replies)
... The high triglycerides with a low HDL is concerning. Is he consuming a lot of refined sugars or alcholic beverages? ... (13 replies)
... LDL ratio is coming back. During the last 6 months too, i tested very low for Vit D and Testosterone, and i read statins and fenofribrate could have been responsible. ... (13 replies)
... are good for lowering ldl b, and vitamin E to help against oxidation. ... (20 replies)
Dec 25, 2004
... Instead of measuring VLDL, they can approximate it by measuring the triglycerides and dividing by 5, but this only works when triglycerides are in the "normal" range. Triglycerides over 400 result in the inability to accurately calculate the LDL. ... (4 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)
... LDL cholesterol can be broken down into two kinds, pattern A and pattern B. LDL pattern A is large fluffy particles that are less dense than pattern B and not easily oxidized. ... (5 replies)
... Continuing with the previous post ....... ... (19 replies)
... Arizona, I went to the dr today for bp check and got a look at my file. My tc was not 335, but 317, my hdl was 65, my ldl 225 and trigs were 139. the nurse said the trigs were not bad, she seemed impress. So my ? ... (34 replies)
... The current test measures total cholesterol and the breakdown of good HDL and bad LDL cholesterol. ... (20 replies)
... :) Thank u Arizona. i didn't know what trigs were or how it effected my cholesterol. Is 5.15 really bad? I am diabetic and don't eat alot of cookies or breads. I do like corn muffins and biscuits but I limit them due to glucose levels. I don't use margarines, I eat just plain food no salt (yuck) but garlic and pepper. I read somewhere that soy products help lower... (34 replies)
... High levels of triglycerides can thicken the blood, and increase your chances of forming clots and clog blood vessels. For most people, triglycerides can be lowered with a reduced intake of carbohydrates. ... (34 replies)
... HDL ratio. Your LDL level was probably 'calculated', not directly measured, and part of the calculation is based on the triglycerides. ... (27 replies)
... HDL is now considered as the most accurate ratio for determining a heart attack or stroke during the next ten years. ... (4 replies)
... w what Lovaza was until I got home and visited the Lovaza website indicating the product is designed to lower "very high triglycerides" and may increase LDL. My triglycerides are already normal and I need to lower my LDL, so why would my doctor prescribe Lovaza? ... (5 replies)
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Sep 15, 2002
... The doc says this is good, so I'm happy. I'm not too worried about the increase in the ratio from 4.4 to 4. ... (6 replies)
... I had to find the conversion factors to get those numbers you posted into some numbers that I am familier with. Here is what I found, for cholesterol, HDL, and LDL it is 0. ... (7 replies)

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