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.
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.
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.
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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.
Glossary of Cholesterol Terms
Here's a glossary of terms associated with high cholesterol.
Side Effects of Cholesterol-Lowering Statin Drugs
WebMD looks at the common side effects associated with cholesterol-lowering statin drugs including potential warning signs.
Cholesterol and Artery Plaque Buildup
WebMD explains how cholesterol is tied to plaque buildup in the arteries and the medical risks associated with both. Learn how to manage your cholesterol and slow plaque buildup.
HDL Cholesterol: The Good Cholesterol
WebMD looks at HDL cholesterol, or "good" cholesterol, and how it works to reduce your risk of heart disease.
Eating Meat When You Have High Cholesterol
Can you eat meat if you have high cholesterol? Find out what should and should not be a part of your diet.