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  • 1. What Your Cholesterol Levels MeanWhat do HDL and LDL cholesterol levels mean? The American Heart Association explains healthy cholesterol levels and ... rol/What-Your-Cholesterol-Levels-Mean_UCM_305562_Article.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. ... rRiskforHighCholesterol/Understand-Your-Risk-for-High-Cholesterol_UCM_001213_Article.jsp _001213_Article.jsp

  • 3. Good vs. Bad CholesterolWhat is good cholesterol? What is bad cholesterol? The American Heart Association explains LDL cholesterol, HDL cholesterol ... rol/Good-vs-Bad-Cholesterol_UCM_305561_Article.jsp

  • 4. CholesterolWhat is cholesterol? The American Heart Association explains how cholesterol affect the heart. Learn about prevention ... CM_001089_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 5. Prevention and Treatment of High CholesterolInformation and resources to help you prevent and treat high cholesterol through lifestyle changes and medication, as recommended by your doctor ... atmentofHighCholesterol/Prevention-and-Treatment-of-High-Cholesterol_UCM_001215_Article.jsp UCM_001215_Article.jsp

  • 6. Cholesterol MedicationsThe American Heart Association explains the different cholesterol medications for lowering high cholesterol including Statins, HMG CoA reductase ... atmentofHighCholesterol/Drug-Therapy-for-Cholesterol_UCM_305632_Article.jsp le.jsp

  • 7. Why Cholesterol MattersHigh cholesterol is one of the major controllable risk factors for coronary heart disease, heart attack and stroke. ... Why Cholesterol Matters. ... lMatters/Why-Cholesterol-Matters_UCM_001212_Article.jsp

  • 8. How To Get Your Cholesterol TestedThe American Heart Association explains how to get your cholesterol checked, when to get your cholesterol checked and other useful cholesterol ... osisMonitoringofHighCholesterol/How-To-Get-Your-Cholesterol-Tested_UCM_305595_Article.jsp M_305595_Article.jsp

  • 9. Cooking for Lower CholesterolHow can you lower high cholesterol? The American Heart Association offers these tips to cooking low-fat and low-cholesterol ... atmentofHighCholesterol/Cooking-for-Lower-Cholesterol_UCM_305630_Article.jsp cle.jsp

  • 10. Cholesterol Archives - News on Fluctuations in 'bad' cholesterol may worsen brain function. ... Fluctuating “bad” cholesterol levels could worsen your cognitive function. ...

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