Do avocados have cholesterol?

Answer Avocados, the fatty, pear-shaped fruit native to locations like Mexico, California and Florida, contain no cholesterol. Though calorie, fat and carbohydrate information may vary slightly according ... Read More »

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Do avocados help in reducing cholesterol?

On One Hand: Avocados Are Heart-HealthyHealth experts consider avocados to be a part of a heart healthy diet. According to the American Heart Association (AHA) website, avocados are a source of mon... Read More »

Do avocados have purines?

Avocados have a low concentration of purines, with approximately 19 purines in each milligram of uric acid per 100g of avocado. According to, a diet high in purines can lead to high lev... Read More »

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 »

How long does it take for cholesterol medicine to begin lowering my cholesterol?

On One Hand: Some Lower Cholesterol QuicklyThere are four basic categories of cholesterol treating medications: statins, fibrates, resins and nicotinic acid (niacin). Statins such as Lipitor® (ato... Read More »