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  • 1. Target Cholesterol for ProfessionalsGet the latest information for cardiovascular professionals, CME/CE credit, and more about AHA's Target: Cholesterol initiative. Skip to main content. ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/EducationMeetings/Targ tCholesterolforProfessionals/UCM_491496_Target-Cholesterol-for-Professionals.jsp sionals.jsp

  • 2. Understand Your Risk for High CholesterolHigh cholesterol is just one heart disease risk factor. The American Heart Association helps you to understand your risk for high cholesterol. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/UnderstandYo rRiskforHighCholesterol/Understand-Your-Risk-for-High-Cholesterol_UCM_001213_Article.jsp _001213_Article.jsp

  • 3. Why Cholesterol MattersHigh cholesterol is one of the major controllable risk factors for coronary heart disease, heart attack and stroke. ... Why Cholesterol Matters. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/WhyCholester lMatters/Why-Cholesterol-Matters_UCM_001212_Article.jsp

  • 4. Hey Kids, Learn About CholesterolThe American Heart Association offers these tips for kids on how to keep their cholesterol under control with Life's Simple 7. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthyLiving/HealthyKids/LifesSimp e7forKids/Hey-Kids-Learn-About-Cholesterol_UCM_466608_Article.jsp

  • 5. Cholesterol Archives - News on Heart.org... Mediterranean diet with virgin olive oil may be recipe for 'good' cholesterol. ... Lowering blood pressure, cholesterol doesn't curb cognitive decline. ...

    news.heart.org/category/cholesterol/

  • 6. Doctor discussion is key for cholesterol treatment - News on ...... Doctor discussion is key for cholesterol treatment. ... High cholesterol is a major risk factor for cardiovascular diseases and stroke, the No. 1 and No. ...

    news.heart.org/doctor-discussion-is-key-for-cholesterol-tr atment/

  • 7. How Do I Increase My Good Cholesterol? - Heart Insight Mag ...High levels of HDL cholesterol — at least 40 mg/dL for men and 50 mg/dL for women — appear to reduce heart disease. ...

    heartinsight.heart.org/Summer-2015/How-Do-I-Increase-My-Go d-Cholesterol/

  • 8. Cholesterol in the Family - Heart Insight Mag - Summer 2016If we eat animal products, we take in cholesterol as part of our diets. But ... Family. Cholesterol in the Family. By Jon Caswell. ...

    heartinsight.heart.org/Summer-2016/Cholesterol-in-the-Fami y/

  • 9. Inherited High Cholesterol Increases Risk - Stroke Connection ...Patients who experience high cholesterol due to an inherited genetic disorder from one of their parents—heterozygous familial ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Inherited High-Cholesterol-Increases-Risk/

  • 10. Cholesterol and Heart Disease - Go Red For WomenYour risk for heart disease caused by cholesterol is largely preventable. ... I want to Go Red.go red. Edit. My go red plan. Cholesterol and Heart Disease ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/know-your-risk/factors-that-increase your-risk-for-heart-disease/cholesterol-heart-disease/



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