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Cholesterol Support
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All posts for May 2015

Did all the 'right' things and cholesterol got MUCH worse?!

Last July my total cholesterol was 5.2, LDL 3.9, HDL 1.6, Trigs 0.22. I had been...

Guidelines

Further to my last post, here is the Japanese study in full. It's of considerab...

Cholesterol in the NEWS

Two very interesting article in the copy of the daily mail in the health section...

Full understanding blood test

Had a printed copy of my six monthly blood test, 32 items in all with results, 1...

Red blood cell count

The food I am taking to control cholesterol, blood glucose is causing the RBC c...

Cholestrol high

I have just had blood test results and been told my cholestrol levels to high. L...

Cholesterol of 8

Hi. I am 54 year old female, I have coeliacs and have recently been advised tha...

Scams

If I'm not mistaken the following appeared in response to a posting a day or two...

Forthcoming USDA Guidelines

If you still have concerns that cholesterol, saturated fat and salt are bad for ...

Statins, Beta Blockers and the Brain

I had a heart attack a little over a three years ago and I had two stents fitted...

My husband has just returned from his GP with a prescription for statins. He's feeling confused about whether to take them.

My hubby is 62 and a type 2 diabetic 5.6 (on medication) His blood pressure is ...

HUK conference at Hatfield this year.

Below is the content of my email to HUK, CEO: I went to last year’s HUK confer...

Simvastatin (Enlarged testicle)

hi all, I have been to A&E with severe chest pains 3 times recently and am ow aw...

Intolerance and resistance to statin

Today in reading I found out about intolerance and resistance to statin. care.d...

What are the advantages of statin medication?

Recent posts had a lot to say about statin therefore I am asking this question.

Worried

Hi everyone, I had an episode of af my first ever 3 weeks ago, I went back into ...

Sharing results

Been on statins for many years yet despite a careful diet my cholesterol was sti...

What is cholesterol? Why do we need cholesterol? Do we need to reduce cholesterol?

Going back to basic with questions! Do we need to reduce cholesterol? Why? How ...

Combination of Levothryroxine and Liothyroxine to improve hypothyroidal effects when treating T4 only

I have seen information from the NHS concerning tests on the use of Levothryrox...

CHEST PAIN

Every few weeks or so normally when laying down I have had a piercing sharp pain...

Statin

I've been taking a statin for 2 years and am in so much pain. My knee was swolle...

Serum Vitamin B12

Hi All ,Could anyone explain B12 result although its in range is it Low ? B12 ...

FH?

Please tell me what FH is? I've high cholesterol for years now, just started on ...

Pomegranate Juice and PON-1

I have recently made an alteration to my morning smoothie. I now have beetroot a...

The Tide Turning?

Actually, I think the tide already has, it's just the old school still swimming ...

Circulation booster

Has anybody had experience of these circulation boosting, electrical devises, th...