FH and niacin
Time_2_get_serious4 days ago
Hi all. I am new here so apologies if this has been asked before but does anyone have any positive experiences with the above and if so, whe...
Mono vs Poly?
RAHK8 days ago
I hope this is a place where I can seek advice regarding general nutrition.
I recently adapted a high-fat low-carb diet and decided to take a...
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david20111 days ago
Hi people I had a ct angiogram last year and the doctor said my arteries are clear and there's no sign of blockages. I also had a 24hr heart...
sylvc5412 days agoPOPULAR
Hi can anybody give me any information about this new treatment that apparently has been agreed by NICE which involves an injection every tw...
Cholesterol Blood Test
RayH213 days agoPOPULAR
Hi, can anyone advise on blood test results for cholesterol and what they mean?
On 28 April I had the following.
Serum Cholesterol 3.7 mmol/L
Probiotic, Red Yeast Rice Extract Combo May Cut Cholesterol
weee15 days ago
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The Big Fat Lie is Officially Exposed in the British Medical Journal
Dottie1115 days ago
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mariechowe15 days ago
Had heart attack over 2 years ago but still get tired and still do not feel my self I keep fit and I have a horse but I still feel unwell ...
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Want to know the risk of heart attack? (update May 2017)
sos00719 days agoPOPULAR
The LP-PLA2 test measures the enzyme associated with causing inflammation in the arterial walls. The higher this enzyme, the more risk ther...
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Lyngal20 days ago
Hi just got home from seeing my consultant had my first appointment last October as my cholesterol levels where very high 9.5 good cholester...
The Cholesterol Myth Has Been Busted — Yet Again
Dottie1120 days ago
'A 40-year-old previously unpublished trial shows that while replacing saturated fat with vegetable oil lowered total cholesterol by 14 perc...
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heartgirlx422 days ago
I get a terrible pain down my left arm it feels so heavy my arm also i get pain in my fingers too
Just wondered if its arthritus the pain
Does this prove that chocolate is good for you?
KatyB22 days ago
My husband is on warfarin for an irregular heart beat and has his blood tested on a regular basis, that is, every six weeks depending on pre...
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salisburya month ago
I have a fatty liver and am. in need of friends to help me to diet ,which my G P tells me will cure it.I have an underactive thyroid which m...
Anyone getting Colestid granules in the UK?
DakCB-UKa month ago
Is anyone here in the UK getting Colestid granules (not orange powder) on prescription at the minute? My local pharmacy hasn't been able to ...
Help! I am in Statin Badland
georgewaltera month agoPOPULAR
Good morning. Although I posted yesterday I may have done something wrong. My husband would be quick to tell you that I am not necessarily...
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Experiences with discontinuing Statins
georgewaltera month ago
Hello All. I am new to the community and experiencing difficulty with Atorvastatin, can anyone tell me how long it takes to get out of your...
Pravastatin Effective Dosage
SeafoodLicoricea month ago
Hello - I've been on 40mg Pravastatin for about 4 months now. I had a follow up lipid panel, and my cholesterol's effectively been cut by ov...
Abubakkera month ago
Hi. My cholesterol is at 5.5. I am a 27 year old male. Is this very bad considering my age? I don't exercise and was told exercising could m...
lynsreida month ago
So I've been taking rosuvastatin g for 3 months now despite the muscle pain/crazy dreams/aching arms shoulders and respected cramps and have...
High total cholesterol after a statin break
weeea month agoPOPULAR
Oh well it was worth a shot. I decided to stop my statins and see what happened.. And my total cholesterol has shot up to 8.6 with my HDL 1....
In soo much pain new to statins
Cindersinpaina month agoPOPULAR
Can someone if not all give me some advise on taking these Atorvastatin 20mg tablits i have been taking them now for 3 weeks i am in so much...
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Why am fat
sonu233a month ago
Hello am 23 years old. Am weighted about 78 kg and I have 2.37 HDL and 1.87 LDCL I have a habit of eating only healthy food but am looking f...
ROSUVASTATIN SANDOZ 5 mg
hamiltonskia month agoPOPULAR
I am 65 cyclist and do a lot of exercise every day and after a annual health check my doctor said I had a high cholesterol reading of HDL 2....
Selasse77a month agoPOPULAR
My labs just came in and my cholesterol is 6.92 and I'm alarmed to say the least. I turn 40 next month and lead a relatively healthy lifesty...
WendyMSa month ago
My doctor tells me diet doesn't make any difference for me as I'm not overweight. Any comments would be helpful. Thanks.
wgwright84a month agoPOPULAR
So years of trying different medications to control my familial hypercholesteremia, and unable to tolerate any statins, or any natural sourc...
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denpassar2 months agoPOPULAR
Well diabetic type2 for last 3 years seems since last blood test nearly 3 months ago appears cholesterol bit hight been prescribed atorvasta...
shareen12 months ago
Ive just found out my colestrol is 7.5 i want to know if anyone knows what i can eat and not eat now
Statin memory proble
cycad2 months ago
Brahmi is excellent to help our brain and recover the memory damage from statins. My muscles are damaged and I hope I can find a good supple...
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