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by 1144 · January 27, 2013 at 5:38 PM

I just had an NMR test done for a "no doubt about it" lipid profile. I'm looking for a Doc who can read the test results and give me an honest to goodness assessment of where I stand. Results should be in by Tuesday, 25 January. My "regular"... (more)

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Anondson 0 · January 27, 2013 at 5:38 PM

My suggestion: Check your thyroid health, proper thyroid hormone levels help govern LDL receptors and then are needed for LDL turnover. If you have poor thyroid hormone levels your LDLs may not be getting "used" well, ie the LDLs (even fluffy... (more)

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by 11157 · October 25, 2012 at 3:22 PM

I'm a VLC T2 diabetic. I'm (probably) lucky in that I have a pretty good lipid profile: Trigs: 87.7 mg/dl LDL: 85.0 mg/dl HDL: 34.8 mg/dl Total: 139.2 mg/dl Total/HDL = 3.6 (well, at least as far as a standard lipid profile... (more)

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Janknitz 0 · October 11, 2012 at 2:40 PM

Dr. Davis says Omega 3's, especially fish oil raise HDL.

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by 1549 · May 01, 2013 at 9:56 AM

Today, I just had my first blood test since going Paleo 11 months ago. Of course, I asked the doctor to add in a few things other than the standard lipid panel, namely CRP, A1c, and LDL Particle Size. He had no clue about LDL Particle Size. He... (more)

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Wes_3 0 · September 06, 2012 at 8:04 PM

I'm not an expert, but I remember Chris Kresser talking about this one. I went to his site and found an article about it. At the bottom he has two links for LDL tests, but also says testing is probably... (more)