Do you have your blood pressure and cholesterol level checked on a regular basis?

Answer What about blood-sugar checks on regular basis, in addition to what you recommend?

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My cholesterol level is 7.1, and blood pressure is 104/80, and my doctor said that's nothing to worry about?

Dyslipidemia is elevation of plasma cholesterol and/or TGs or a low HDL level that contributes to the development of atherosclerosis. Causes may be primary (genetic) or secondary. Diagnosis is by m... Read More »

How much time should pass after eating before blood pressure is checked?

Wait half an hour or more after eating before you check your blood pressure after eating. Also wait at least that long after exercising, consuming caffeine or smoking. In addition, be sure to relax... Read More »

What does a high HDL cholesterol level in the blood mean?

High-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol is also known as good cholesterol. If you have a high level of HDL cholesterol in your blood, that is the sign of good health and a lower risk of heart di... Read More »

Blood Pressure and Cholesterol?

Basically you are right and your doctor is not!A 21 year old positively SHOULD NOT be prescribed a drug for cholesterol without any other pertinent risk factors. ( this is not guideline management)... Read More »