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... This throws a monkey wrench into my plans to lower both triglycerides and LDL by taking fish oil supplements. It is more important to me to get my LDL down as my triglycerides are barely over the norm. ... (19 replies)
... capsules may contain 1000mg mixed acids and oils to make up the total content. ... (5 replies)
... Only you can decide how much risk you are willing to take. But both high cholesterol and drugs present some risks. In all probability your risk is low of having a cardiovascular event in the next few years. ... (8 replies)

... For years I have had high cholesterol. 2 years ago I was tested and it was still high. I started taking supplements to lower it but I wasn't consistent with them. My doctor never suggested taking a statin. ... (6 replies)
... Cold Pressed Extra Virgin of course.... ... (31 replies)
Dec 19, 2005
... adar screen. I certainly don't go along with your doctor's recommendation that you should be taking the strongest statin out there...Crestor. If the objective is to simply lower cholesterol, just about any statin will do that. But it's good that you discontinued taking Crestor once you experienced problems. ... (11 replies)
... I have never tried to lower cholesterol exclusively through the use of fish oil capsules. I generally take 3 Essential Oils capsules per day in conjunction with several other supplements to maintain a favorable lipid profile. ... (15 replies)
Son's cholesterol
Sep 16, 2011
... I would actually go ahead and add in a couple supplements to go with a new diet before your next blood test. ... (18 replies)
... By diet and exercise, I was able to lower my total cholesterol from around 240 to an average of 190 without a drop in HDL. From what I have read, most people will see a drop in numbers with proper diet and exercise. ... (40 replies)
... Zigwyth, I took Lipitor and later changed to Lovastatin and had way too many side effects so quit taking any statins. ... (26 replies)
... As long as he maintains an adequate calorie intake he should not loose weight. A man usually averages about 2,000 calories per day except if he does a lot of physical work or he is elderly. ... (2 replies)
... s possible. Although everyone is different. I have lowered mine. I was told 2 months by doctor but asked for 3 instead. My TC dropped 53 points from 264 down to 211. My LDL dropped from 180 to 140 40 points. My other numbers are fine. I try to exercise 30 minutes a day. ... (40 replies)
... Dean Ornish's Diet for a Healthy Heart, is a recipe for plaque reversal and extreme cholesterol lowering through diet with NO drugs. ... (26 replies)
... fat. Over time Ornish has modified that slightly to include 3 grams of fish oil per day, or alternatively a mix of fish oil and flax for women. ... (24 replies)
... not everyone can run, burning between 1,200 and 1,500 calories each week doing aerobic exercise can have dramatic results. Not only is exercising a wonderful way to keep your heart healthy, it also helps lose weight, which is an additional benefit. ... (34 replies)
... Yep, mother takes those fish oil tablets...they are big. However the fish oil might not lower your cholesterol, but it is important for your heart. Just because there is no number change does not mean it is very important. ... (15 replies)
Diet question?
May 16, 2003
... Hello, My dad had weak legs and was tired too. It was from his weak heart and poor circulation. He used to have a basket full of medication and some of it counteracted others so if your dad is taking a lot of meds., you may want to check with the pharmacist to make sure none of them are counteracting each other. ... (1 replies)
... block absorption of the tocotrienols. Some experiments have shown a reduction of LDL and triglycerides and some others have shown it just reduces Triglycerides and VLDL. It also has many other benefits than just cholesterol reduction. ... (8 replies)
... I would LOVE to find wheat tortillas, since I've switched from white breads to wheat, but I looked and couldn't find such a thing. ... (7 replies)
... I posted a week or so ago and got some good advice from some of you. Thanks for that! ... (4 replies)

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