High Cholesterol - Making Lifestyle Changes
Eating a sensible diet low in saturated fat and cholesterol, getting moderate exercise, and losing excess weight are important ways you can lower your high cholesterol level. For many people, these lifestyle changes may be all that is needed to decrease LDL cholesterol and raise HDL cholesterol.If high cholesterol runs in your family, you may not be able to reduce your cholesterol level by ...
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Understanding Your Cholesterol Report
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