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Cholesterol Testing Frequ

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by 0 · April 05, 2014 at 02:36 PM

I'm 27 and got my lab numbers back today. I have no other markers for cardiac disease besides cholesterol. Fasting glucose of 86. Here are the numbers Total Chol 225 HDL Chol 41 Triglycerides 77 LDL 169 Chol/HDLC Ratio... (more)

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paint94979 0 · April 05, 2014 at 02:36 PM

what foods do you eat? Quantity?

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by 432 · August 09, 2012 at 02:00 AM

I am wondering how often I should realistically get my cholesterol blood levels checked. I started eating Paleo a few months ago in the Spring. I got blood tests done to get a baseline starting point. [The results, if interested: Cholesterol 162,... (more)

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MiMintzer 0 · August 09, 2012 at 02:00 AM

According to the American Heart Association: All adults age 20 or older should have a fasting lipoprotein profile — which measures total cholesterol, LDL (bad) cholesterol, HDL (good) cholesterol and triglycerides — once every five years. The... (more)