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by 3277 · April 19, 2012 at 3:47 AM

While listening to back Robb Wolf podcasts, he periodically fields a question from someone freaking out about elevated total and LDL. He will then go into a discussion that the friendly fluffy LDL is nothing to worry about. How common is it to... (more)

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Nance 0 · April 19, 2012 at 2:51 AM

This varies widely--some see improvement, some stay the same and some see TC and LDL go quite high. If you're feeling any anxiety about your reactions you should definitely have the test done so you know where you stand. Chris Kresser and Chris... (more)

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by 18236 · March 03, 2011 at 6:30 PM

Say you eat the SAD and got your lipid panel results that show you have low LDL. Below is a possible portrait of your cardiovascular health: Picture a swimming pool with a net over it with holes in the net the size of racquetballs. Now place 100... (more)

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Travis_Culp 0 · March 03, 2011 at 6:30 PM

It's probably a fairly accurate analogy, but I think the sudden ridiculous increase is only a temporary phenomenon, followed by a lowering to a slightly higher LDL and TC. If I had my current level a few years down the road, it would be massively... (more)