How to Get Bad Cholesterol Down?

Answer Your body needs cholesterol to function properly. Cholesterol builds hormones, comprises a large part of your brain, and gives a layer of protection to your body's cells. Too much cholesterol, howe... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Get Bad Cholesterol Down

I've Just been diagnosed with very high cholesterol I am going on pills for it what can i do to get it down?

The answer is low cholesterol diet. Oatmeal was proven to decrease blood cholesterol levels try that too.

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 »

What is the difference between food cholesterol&blood cholesterol?

Your food's cholesterol content adds to the cholesterol that your body naturally produces. Knowing the difference between food cholesterol and blood cholesterol and how they interact can help you k... Read More »