Drugs to Treat Atherosclerosis
Common drugs, such as statins and aspirin, may slow the effects of atherosclerosis. Find out more, including information about medications to fight high blood pressure and prevent blood clots.
Answers to frequently asked questions about high triglycerides.
Finding the Ideal Cholesterol Ratio
WebMD explains what cholesterol ratio means and gives guidelines for reaching the ideal ratio. Learn how HDL, LDL, total cholesterol, triglycerides, and heart disease are linked.
Supplement Smarts for Cholesterol and Triglycerides
See which supplements may help high triglycerides and cholesterol and which may be bogus.
HDL Cholesterol: The Good Cholesterol
WebMD looks at HDL cholesterol, or "good" cholesterol, and how it works to reduce your risk of heart disease.
Side Effects of Cholesterol-Lowering Statin Drugs
WebMD looks at the common side effects associated with cholesterol-lowering statin drugs including potential warning signs.
10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Heart Failure
If you've been diagnosed with heart failure, you might want to ask your doctor these questions.
Glossary of Cholesterol Terms
Here's a glossary of terms associated with high cholesterol.
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Treatments for Advanced Atherosclerosis
The two main treatment options for advanced atherosclerosis include angioplasty with stenting and bypass surgery. Find out more.