The Effect of Smoking on Lipid Profile?

Answer Since the 1970s, scientists have documented the connection between cigarette smoking and changes in a person's lipid profile, which is a major factor for coronary heart disease and heart attack, ac... Read More »

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Lipid Profile results- Please Help?

Treatment is determined by your overall risk of coronary heart disease. Based on the results of lipid tests and other major risk factors, your target LDL cholesterolis identified. If your LDL-C is ... Read More »

What is lipid profile what are the normal values?

The lipid profile is a group of tests that are often ordered together to determine risk of coronary heart disease. The tests that make up a lipid profile are tests that have been shown to be good i... Read More »

My lipid profile total cholesterol 187 triglycerides 257 hdl 47.1 ldl 88.5 vldl 51.4.What?

Your triglyceride level is high. It is a risk factor for pancreatitis.Triglyceride levels are also reduced by moderate exercise and by consuming omega-3 fatty acids from fish, flax seed oil, and ot... Read More »

My doctor did a blood lipid profile but i didnt fast?

Although guidelines recommend measuring fasting lipids for initial screening of adults without cardiovascular disease (CVD), recent studies suggest that nonfasting triglycerides may be superior to ... Read More »