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... A lot of people have high cholesteraol these days. ... (19 replies)
... Although you are young, your numbers combined with your other risk factors are alarming (especially the low HDL; your recent triglycerides aren't too bad but that old 300+ number sure was). You may not have diabetes and HBP now, but you are on your way. To suggest that someone with your family history should add fats is dangerous, unless the fats are moderate amounts of... (3 replies)
... If he wants to eat high fat to maintain his weight, he'll have to take statins to control his cholesterol. ... (11 replies)

... A high fiber diet...lots of legumes...should help by sequestering some of the dietary cholesterol. ... (11 replies)
... It sure sounds like U are doing everything possible to get him to eat properly, but guess he isn't willing to help himself. I feel for you and understand your frustration, but, like they say, U can't help anyone who doesn't want to help themselves. Hopefully he will get it thru his head he needs to do something to keep himself healthy. Sounds to me like he feels taking meds.... (14 replies)
... My husband was recently diagnosed with high cholesterol and some mild heart problems. His doctor ran a full battery of tests, prescribed medication, and gave specific recommendations for changes in diet and exercise. ... (14 replies)
... Best of luck, I hope U commit to diet and exercise, rather then a life on meds., your way too young for those things, and at least with diet, exercise and some suppliments, U will have no side effects. ... (4 replies)
... I am another young person with high cholesterol! a little older than you.. at 29, but it has definitely freaked me out to have these problems at such a young age. I also felt very alone.. I don't have any friends who are dealing with this! ... (10 replies)
... low carb. So meat is definitely acceptable with lots of veggies included. Rice and pasta, as you know, are high carb. Once you get to a maintenance place with eating low carb it is fine to slowly, and in small amounts, add some grains. ... (13 replies)
... You are very young and at the time in life where a change to your life style will see you good for the rest of your life. ... (8 replies)
Lovastatin
Jun 22, 2006
... My own primary care doctor had muscle pains with lipitor. He switched to crestor and they have not returned, so I said I'd try it and see (after having pain with lipitor, and then zocor). All my doctors have said that they see this a lot - one statin may cause intolerable side effects while another may not. While they all acheive their lipid lowering effects by essentially... (1 replies)
... I have a friend who has numbers similar to yours. Her doctor does not recommend statins because she has high HDL. She has had these types of numbers since she was in her late 20's and she is now 54. ... (12 replies)
High cholesterol
Jul 11, 2003
... Penguin, what are you eating? An example of a typical day would help. I think this needs to be ascertained first. P (3 replies)
... I've been coming here since last summer to learn how to reduce high total and LDL cholesterol. Wanted to learn how to avoid the need for statin drugs. ... (0 replies)
Policosinal
May 13, 2002
... from 228 to 203. I have now doubled the dose to 20 mg from 10 and hoping for better results. I started out at 265 and with diet got it down to 245. Then I added high fiber 30 g aday and lowered it to 225. ... (9 replies)
... I don't know where the time goes, but I've been researching some of the finds on diabetes, acne, and high cholesterol, as well as trying to catch up on my house, and work a part time job. First off, I don't really think olive oil is a trigl. ... (4 replies)
... Now I wait a couple of months and see what the result is. Since I'm one of those weirdos with a high CK number even without a statin, the Zocor generic should be fine. ... (12 replies)
... You might benefit from a low dose and some diet tweaks but without knowing what foods you regularly eat, it's hard to say where you could make improvements. Have you gone low fat on your diet before your last tests? (7 replies)
... Despite all this, my doctor told me it takes a really long time for any kind of cholesterol related plaque to build up, is that true as well? ... (16 replies)
... I'm sorry, I dont have the results with me, but I know my trigs were pretty high and my ratio was a 5. ... (16 replies)




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