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 Are cholesterol levels higher during pregnancy?

Answer On One Hand: Increased Hormones Produce CholesterolThroughout pregnancy a woman's body experiences many changes do to the various levels of hormones in the body. The elevated levels of estrogen are... Read More »
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What does it mean if someone has high blood HDL Cholesterol and low LDL Cholesterol levels?

These are SUPER good numbers. HDL is 'Good' cholesterol, you want to be over 40 on this one. Your HDL is SUPER high for a male.LDL is 'Bad' cholesterol. You want to be ideally below 100 on this ... Read More »
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Which is more dangerous: high Cholesterol levels (LDL) or high Triglyceride levels?

Harvard Medical School has confirmed that the best way of predicting coronary artery disease is by dividing your triglycerides by your "good" HDL. (TG/HDL) Triglycerides are more dangerous. Your ... Read More »
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How can I raise my cholesterol levels?

Low levels of HDL--the good cholesterol--is medically termed hypoalphalipoproteinemia. This type of cholesterol plays an important role in maintaining heart health. HDL helps remove LDL (bad choles... Read More »
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What are good&bad cholesterol levels?

Cholesterol is an important building block of healthy cells, but too much can lead to a narrowing of the arteries, heart attacks and strokes. To lower your risks, you should understand what your ch... Read More »
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