Bad and good cholesterol question?

Answer LDL & HDL don't specifically cause each other to be lower or higher.LDL cholesterol is used by the body to transport fatty acids to repair arteries. HDL is used to clear the LDL from the repair sit... Read More »

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How to Raise Good Cholesterol and Lower Bad Cholesterol?

Lowering your bad cholesterol 10 percent can decrease your chance of a heart attack or stroke by 20 percent, Harvard Medical School says. Bad cholesterol can collect on and under artery walls and c... Read More »

What is good cholesterol & What is bad cholesterol and how it generated?

......HDL Cholesterol: The Good CholesterolSave This Article For LaterWhy do I need to register or sign in for WebMD to save?We will provide you with a dropdown of all your saved articles when you ... Read More »

Question about cholesterol?

That's your total cholesterol reading. What was the rest of your lipid profile? What needs to be taken into account is your TC:HDL ratio. A lower ratio is better as this indicates that you have hig... Read More »

Cholesterol level question?

You mustn't be looking at the total cholesterol level but at the levels of HDL and LDL and triglycerides to determine if you are at risk of cardiovascular disease. Your levels of HDL are optimal ... Read More »