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Cholesterol Support
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Following a fitness test I have just been advised that ST level was slightly depressed. Should I be concerned?

My GP said not to worry but has referred me back to the hospital consultant.

2yrs ago had a triple by pass op failed within months had 2 stents in the next year on 80mg of statin feel tired body aches any one can help

Familial Hypercholesterolaemia. - what can be done?

Me and my sisters are suffering from Familial Hypercholesterolaemia. I am 53 yea...

High cholesterol, what to do?

My last blood test showed a level of 6.5, too high, I know. I tried statins for ...

Hi, I've recently been diagnosed with having high cholesterol at 5.7, I'm 36. My sister who is 34 has cholesterol at 5.9

Both my parents have high cholesterol although not over 7 and my dad has angina....

I am looking 4 good foods for high cholesterol 12.5

Just totally confused

1) Hi, I have been home nearly a week now after suffering a Heart attack. I seem...

AMG145 - new drug trials

Hi, I found this NHS information about trials of a new drug, AMG145, for dyslipi...

feeling in your arms

Does anyone know anything about this before taking statins i had no problems wit...

Tocotrienols - hope for the future?

There are companies advertising Tocotrienol products with claims of their benefi...

Update on the new HealthUnlocked

Hi Everyone, I thought I would write a post to clarify a few issues that are be...

help! what food is high in cholesterol? high in blood sugar? and should be avoided. What can I eat?!!

Sterols (Flora pro Active et al)

The following is from Dr. Briffa's latest posting: 'Some people at increased ri...

Reduce waist from 42" to 34" by following the Alkaline Diet also known as The PH Miracle Diet by Dr Robert O. Young (it worked for me!)

Alkalarian Bodylight System and Diet Alkalarian (al-kah-laire-re-in) : A person...

Crestor and memory loss ?

CoQ10

Have just read in a health magazine the following - Some statins have been linke...

I'm 36 and been put on statins for 5.7 cholesterol levels. Is really frightened me. Any positive advice to help me deal with this. Thank you

Sadness

Clicked on 'sadness' to see the profile and got the message: 'saddness doesn'...

Cholesterol news

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How often should one routinely have a fasting cholesterol test done ?

xylitol

hi has any one tried xylitol instead of sugar and does it help ?

Cholesterol is also good for you, as without it you would be dead.

I can't find any blog on here that shows how good cholesterol is for the human b...

Are doctors really up to date with research? Also are they unbiased or do they suffer from the foot in the door.

The other week I was chatting to three doctors at the hospice where I work about...

I believe sugar is the bad guy when it comes to causing inflammation in the arteries, so for years I've used canderel and similar sweeteners

Then I heard about Truvia which is made from Stevia leaves. It was horribly expe...

The good old days? Or get a life?

I was born in 1947. My parents lived on a farm, they grew their own veg, ate ...

Statistician and all things can be turned around

As a nurse part of my job is research,finding facts and figures. http://w...

Nursing, life and trying to understand people

I have spent over 20 years nursing and 10 of them as a Hospice nurse. I love my ...

ECG

I fainted recently and hit my head. The paramedics and subsequently the A & E pe...

Statin dosage, I was taking 20mg, GP has given me 10mg medication. My question is "Can I continue with 20mg every other day till finish it?"

Pharmacist suggested for me to take it back to be destroy it!, I am not for wast...

DICLOFENAC

HOW COME THERE JUST GOING ON ABOUT DICLOFENAC CAUSING HEART PROBLEMS WHE...