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Cholesterol lowering foods
What are some other foods besides oatmeal that assist in lowering cholesterol?
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Treatment approach for aggressive prostate cancer ...
High cholesterol strikes again! New study results are being released almost daily exposing the dangers of...More
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Effects on Coronary Atherosclerosis by Targeting L...
The clinical significance of plaque regression has been investigated in an IVUS regression-progression...More
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Early atherosclerotic plaques in vessel wall regre...
They discovered that when LDL cholesterol was lowered, early plaques disappeared almost entirely, which to...More
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FDA Questioning New Cholesterol Drugs for Cogniti...
FDA Sprinkles Some Rain On the PCSK9 Inhibitor Parade Fresh today from Forbes: ...More
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Cholesterol Ratio?
I have high or borderline cholesterol for years, but a few of my past doctors have said the ratio is so good,...More
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Lowering Cholesterol
So you want to lower your cholesterol. Your doctor has recommended you go on cholesterol lowering drugs...More
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Dr. Oz on New Cholesterol Guidlines
The new cholesterol guidelines have raised quite a stir. Dr. Oz shares his opinion. ...More
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New Cholesterol Guidelines
Stumbled into this today. Physician blogs on his viewpoint on the new cholesterol guidelines. ...More
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The use of cholesterol medications.
What are the short term and long term effects of using simvistatin to control cholesterol?
Posted by LEJ2448
Best ideas for raising HDL and lowering HDL
I am borderline on my cholesterol and would like to remain drug free, but also keeping eating what I like....More
Posted by mr_pepper
Statins
I am allergic to statins. I eat low cholesterol have come off red meats rarely eat chicken do mostly beans....More
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Statin raises my heart rate so I use Niacin
Statin raises my heart rate so I use Niacin, anyone else have a similar issue?
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Statin raises my heart rate so I use Niacin
Statin raises my heart rate so I use Niacin, anyone else have a similar issue?
Posted by WhoFNcares
Original Poster Follow-up Feb. 2014
Original Poster here, with a follow-up on about 15-16 months post statin complete withdrawl, with an update on...More
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307 cholesterol
Doctor said I did. NOT need meds at total chol of 307 because I did the NMP profile and it was good? Other...More
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The critical role cholesterol plays in hantavirus ...
That's kind of scary, hantavirus thrives in high cholesterol hosts and pre-treatment with statins makes...More
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Blood test high cholesterol
Many years ago I was seeing a heart doctor and he ran this special blood test and told me that whatever I...More
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It's American Heart Month!
Did you know that 98.9 million Americans have high cholesterol levels? In honor of American Heart Month,...More
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Omeprazole build Cholesterol?
I'm taking 2 40 mg Omeprazole and one 20 mg Zantac a day to control my Acid Reflux. I overheard a comment...More
Posted by An_255276
lowering cholesterol without meds.
I want to thank all of you for your information and comments. To add to my initial question, some ask for...More
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cholesterol without meds
Please give some specifics on exercise to lower cholesterol without meds. I have had issues with statins and...More
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what have you done to stay off statins and keep cholesterol down.
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cholesterol without meds
Please give some specifics on exercise to lower cholesterol without meds. I have had issues with statins and...More
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I AM A PHARMACIST OF OVER 53 YEARS. I NEVER DID UNDERSTAND WHY MANUFACTURERS WERE ALLOWED TO DEDUCT R AND...More
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