Diagnosing High Cholesterol
Find out what's involved in diagnosing high cholesterol from the experts at WebMD.
Glossary of Cholesterol Terms
Here's a glossary of terms associated with high cholesterol.
Atherosclerosis and High Blood Pressure
High blood pressure is a major cause of atherosclerosis, the artery-clogging process that leads to heart attacks and strokes. Learn what you can do.
High Cholesterol Risk Factors
There are several factors that contribute to high cholesterol -- some are controllable while others are not. Learn about high cholesterol risk factors.
High Blood Pressure and Drug Safety
Some common medicines can raise your blood pressure. Which should you avoid when you have high blood pressure?
Lower Cholesterol to Reduce Heart Disease Risk
Learn about the links between cholesterol and heart disease.
Cholesterol Drug Guidelines
When you are taking high cholesterol medications, it is important to follow your health care professional's recommendations carefully. Here are some tips.
Treatments for Advanced Atherosclerosis
The two main treatment options for advanced atherosclerosis include angioplasty with stenting and bypass surgery. Find out more.
Know Your Blood Pressure Numbers
WebMD explains what diastolic and systolic blood pressure numbers mean and why it’s important to keep track of them.
Facts About Cholesterol
Learn facts about cholesterol, including information on "good" and "bad" cholesterol, triglycerides, and trans fats.