Snoopy102 months agoPOPULAR
I was on statins for years as I had a bad family history. Came off then in may and just had my blood checked....
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cogent7 months agoPOPULAR
Hi My GP prescribed me ATORVASTATIN 40MG 2 days ago as my Cholesterol level is 6 and risk factor is 11.5. After reading the side effects of t...
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sos0078 months agoPOPULAR
I live in Canada and like most of the contributors to this forum who are in the U.K. we belong to a universal health care system. Our health ...
Coming Off Statins - Update 2017-02-21
I weaned off of a 30 mg dosage of Crestor between February and October of 2016. My last dose of Crestor was 5 mg in mid-October, 2016....
wgwright846 months agoPOPULAR
So years of trying different medications to control my familial hypercholesteremia, and unable to tolerate any statins, or any natural source...
annake19 months agoPOPULAR
I just heard that my cholesterol is 8 and has to be 2. Do I have to take cholesterol pilles?...
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hamiltonski6 months 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 2.9...
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RayH25 months agoPOPULAR
Hi, can anyone advise on blood test results for cholesterol and what they mean? On 28 April I had the following....
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Minxie274 months agoPOPULAR
Hi A bit confused with results I am seeing hospital consultant later this week ( or representative ) according to letter for Hypercholesterol...
Empireguy8 months agoPOPULAR
Hi all, just joined this very interesting group. I know others may have posted similar questions but I thought I would give the specifics wit...
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dw13044 months agoPOPULAR
Has anyone ever had a reading like this? I've been tested and retested and it appears to be an accurate reading....
Is cholesterol a myth?
Jingyd359 months agoPOPULAR
I've been told it's a big myth cholesterol causes heart attacks but I can't see that's true as my uncle at 51, slim and non smoker had a mass...
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CDreamer4 months agoPOPULAR
I am someone who won't take statins period but I have been getting somewhat alarmed at the rise in my cholesterol, even though the % of LDL a...
Yulia20108 months agoPOPULAR
Dear Friends, can anyone advise me what amino acids to take for sleeping? Not so long ago I read someone's thread that someone on this forum ...
vanhealth4 months agoPOPULAR
Does anyone know if ubiquinol works to lower cholesterol as I don't want to take a statin- any other suggestions...
Selasse776 months 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 lifestyl...
Low carb high fat diet effect on cholesterol
andrewedmondson2 months agoPOPULAR
I have spent the last 10 weeks on a low carb high fat ( LCHF ) diet. Blood results before ( in brackets ) and after: Triglycerides 1.8 ( 3.1 ...
Gill0075 months agoPOPULAR
Mine is 7 which is really high and it's only been like this since I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism. I have just upped my dose from 75mcg o...
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helvella7 months ago
Is hypocholesterolaemia the goal? Looks like it is ( see last sentence of my quoted piece )....
WendyMS6 months ago
My doctor tells me diet doesn't make any difference for me as I'm not overweight. Any comments would be helpful....
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