What is vldl cholesterol?

Answer Vldl stands for very low-density lipoprotein and it is a type of lipoprotein that contains cholesterol and protein. However, unlike other lipoproteins, vldl cholesterol contains triglycerides, whic... Read More »

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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 »

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 »

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 »