To statin, or not to statin...creatine kinase and lp/a levels normal
Hi all, I'm after a little bit of advice/guidance. I am a 39 yr old female who has recently been diagnosed with familial hypercholesterolemia...
To take or not take Statins?
LDL-C 161, CT Calcium score 979, passed a stress test, no symptoms. My Cardiologist wants me to take 40mg Lipitor....
High Cholestrol 8.9
I am new to the group. My doctor informed me yesterday that my Cholesterol is 8.9 which is very high....
Going round in Circles!
He asked if I was talking statins for cholesterol but I said I was waiting for my thyroid to settle as that was probably causing the high cho...
I'm new to this but I really can't make a decision. I am 70 and female had a routine blood test came back and Dr said had very good HDL at 2 ...
Lipid Clinic scaremongering/borderline intimidation?
Hi all, i am new here although have been looking at all the posts on the forum and do have my own opinions on the diet/heart - cholesterol/CV...
Can someone explain this. Familial Hypercholesterolemia....
Trying to reduce cholestrol while staying gluten free
Hi I have Hashimoto disease so I decided to go gluten free about a year ago. I was on 100mg but now been reduced to 75mg all good....
Lipid elevation in blood as a hypo marker?
2018-02302 Bernadette Biondi This paper actually suggests that elevated fats ( cholesterol, triglycerides etc ) in blood may be a good marker...
I'm not going to lie I'm super concerned about my latest blood test I had my thyroid test along with liver function and loads of others inclu...
This is my first post. I am 32 years old and I have hypothyroidism too....
DR ELLIE CANNON: Is my GP on the level about cholesterol?
Here is an interesting Q&A: Q. I recently had a cholesterol test and it showed a reading of seven, which my GP considered to be within accept...
Cholesterol and Triglycerides
Hi All, I am new here and have recently had a health check at the doctors surgery and it looks as though my cholesterol and triglyceride read...
I have a print out of Report Path 3rd Oct 2018
Serum YSH level ( NHO4454)-Abnormal- 9.8 miu/L 0.20-5.50miu/L The results are consistent with inadequate thyroid hormone replacement poor abs...
Natural Ways to Lower Cholesterol
It seems that time and time again we get repeated concerned posters asking about Cholesterol levels. Maybe we should have one thread ie this ...
On Levo past 25 years. 10 years ago had cholesterol test which was 5.2 and marked with *....
Hi there I need some ideas on nutrition as I have been diagnosed with early signs of heart disease and high cholesterol. I have already stopp...
Finally got LDL down below 70 mg/DL ( 1.8 mmol/L)
I was first found to have fairly severe atherosclerosis ( hardening of the arteries ) in September 2016 by a voluntary Calcium Score ( CT ) t...
Hi, last September ( 2018)I went on a plant/fish diet, dropping milk/meat/eggs to try to reduce my cholesterol, which was at that time: - TC:...
If trigs are lowest ever by LDL and total cholesterol are high does this mean that despite the figures, this is a good result as VLDL in LDL ...
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