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Do some drugs cause cholesterol levels to increase...
I have always wondered if there is a possible connection between certain medications, and high cholesterol...More
Posted by wisebird
What is HDL?
Posted by 63200
Thought Provoking Question
In natures design, was mankind really meant to manage his cholesterol?
Posted by bobby75703
Cholesterol Management
I had been on all the statin drugs for 18 years. During this whole time I experienced terrible itching rash...More
Posted by An_252287
Best supplement and 'food' to help improve cholest...
With marginal personal numbers for cholesterol, I have been eating well (in my opinion) for years. - Oatmeal...More
Posted by An_256920
Statins Might Not Cause Aching Muscles, But Diabet...
This interesting and thought provoking and is the new direction in conventional thinking concerning statins,...More
Posted by iride6606
Statins Reduce Kidney Cancer Progression
Use of statins is associated with a reduced risk of progression of localized renal cell carcinoma ,...More
Posted by iride6606
Is my GP right ?
I am concerned that my understanding of my results is different from my GP's 1. I'm told my total is 6.5...More
Posted by blgerrard
I too was on statins, but when I had muscular aches in my legs, the Dr said;"stop them". My deceased husband...More
Posted by An_256884
Cholesterol Management
My doc drank the statin kool-aid and I went along with him. My LDL wasn't sky high, but as a diabetic he...More
Posted by dfwsteph
19 Low LDL. No help
I have always had lSUPER low LDL cholesterol and never watch what I eat. Every year, it seems to go a...More
Posted by sarahleethomas
19 Low LDL. No help
I have always had lSUPER low LDL cholesterol and never watch what I eat. Every year, it seems to go a...More
Posted by sarahleethomas
The Cost to Treat Cholesterol Plummets
I've been saying it for months, and now reality is finally hitting the headlines. Per unit prices of...More
Posted by iride6606
Statin may slow untreatable, progressive stage of ...
There has been an explosion of statin off-label use studies going public over the past 6 months. The reason?...More
Posted by iride6606
Doctors' fears over statins may cost lives
Read this on the plane home last night, very interesting. Doctors worrying about the safety of...More
Posted by iride6606
New treatment for high LDL
The new drug Evolocumab is showing great results in reducing LDL by a mean reduction of 55%. ...More
Posted by iride6606
Analysis supports use of risk equations to guide s...
The data is coming in and it supports the use of the risk calculator with the new cholesterol guidelines. It...More
Posted by iride6606
Natural Supplement CholesLo??
I am a 50-year-old Asian female who never smoked cigarettes, with my LDL at 220 and HDL at 78. High cholesterol...More
Posted by amyt6
Statins being called the "Hoy Grail for Cancer" an...
Really great article, take a look. In conclusion, statins are being looked at as the Holy Grail for...More
Posted by iride6606
Statin May Cut GVHD in Stem-Cell Recipients
This is incredible reading. Based on a large number of ongoing studies involving stem cells, they all seem to...More
Posted by iride6606
Statins Can Stimulate Cardiac Muscle Cell Regenera...
"Pravastatin increased the number of progenitor cells in bone marrow in proportion to the dose of the drug,...More
Posted by iride6606
Statin Muscle soreness- simvastatin
I am on 40mg dose of simvastatin (generic zocor). I have been on it for about 5 years, and really have had no...More
Posted by An_256487
Cholesterol level
Hi, I am Baikal I just gave the test and my cholesterol level has jumped up to 255 mg/dl. HDL is 54.4, LDL...More
Posted by jbbaikal
Too much Fiber
I am trying to eat healthy. I am eating more vegetables. My charts always states too much fiber. Is that a...More
Posted by An_256335

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