Cholesterol
Know the Basics
What is Cholesterol?

Is cholesterol all bad? No, not really. It builds new cells, insulates nerves and even produces hormones. Then why blame it for bad health. Know facts and myths here. Also know what is bad and, what not; how to keep bad cholesterol in check.


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Are You at Risk?
What Causes High Cholesterol? Can You Control Risk Factors?
The consequences of high cholesterol can be extremely detrimental. So, we should treat the problem at its root cause. While there are some factors that can be controlled, others are beyond our control.
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Seeking Medical Advice
How to Talk to Your Doctor about Cholesterol?
Whenever you are going to see your doctor, prepare a list of questions that you may want to ask. At times, we have questions in our head but we tend to forget them.
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Are all Fats Bad for Cholesterol?
Amidst all the foods that have been under the scanner to influence cholesterols, fat are the most common. While fats are believed to increase cholesterol, this may not be true all the time. Not all fats are bad....
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Are all Fats Bad for Cholesterol?

Reduce Cholesterol in a Few Easy Steps Reduce Cholesterol in a Few Easy Steps
If you want to reduce cholesterol and don't know what to do, then don't think too much as here is a step by step guide to help you keep that cholesterol in check....
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HDL, LDL and Triglycerides
Total cholesterol comprise HDL or high density lipoproteins, LDL or low density lipoproteins, besides triglycerides and Lp(a) cholesterol. What is good and what is bad in it. Let's find out....
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HDL, LDL and Triglycerides

What All May Trigger Cholesterol? What All May Trigger Cholesterol?
Cholesterol is related to various other conditions as well. It gets affected by conditions like smoking, menopause, diabetes and stress. Take a look at how these conditions and your cholesterol levels are related to each other....
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Cholesterol Tests and Diagnosis- A Guide
All adults are recommended to have cholesterol tests after every five years. The tests reveal information related to triglycerides, HDL and LDL levels and indicate individual's risk to heart diseases....
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Cholesterol Tests and Diagnosis- A Guide

How to Maintain Healthy Cholesterol Levels How to Maintain Healthy Cholesterol Levels
Depending on your cholesterol test result, your cholesterol can be classified at desirable cholesterol level, borderline high risk or high risk level. Though, all types of cholesterol play a role in defining your condition....
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Know Your Cholesterol Levels to Reduce Risk
The first step in the direction of controlling your cholesterol would be to measure your cholesterol levels. It is only then that you would know whether your cholesterol is in the desirable range or not....
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Know Your Cholesterol Levels to Reduce Risk

Cholesterol in Children- A Guide Cholesterol in Children- A Guide
Children who indulge in little physical activity and suffer from risk factors like obesity have high levels of cholesterol at a young age. Hereditary factors also make children prone to such risks....
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Some Quick FAQs on Cholesterol
Do you have many questions in mind about cholesterol? Which medications to take? What effects do they have? Well, worry no more. You get all answers here....
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Some Quick FAQs on Cholesterol

How to Increase HDL? How to Increase HDL?
An increase in HDL is always welcome to lower high cholesterol. A minor increase of 1 mg/DL in HDL can bring down 2 to 3 per cent of the heart disease risk posed by increased cholesterol....
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Frequently Asked Questions about Cholesterol
While suffering from cholesterol you may have a lot of unanswered questions in mind but not any more. Here is a run down of some of the most commonly asked questions about Cholesterol....
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Frequently Asked Questions about Cholesterol

Get Your Cholesterol Levels Tested Get Your Cholesterol Levels Tested
Do you have high cholesterol levels? Well, the best way to know about it is to have a cholesterol test done. So, what all do you need to do to get this test done?...
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