Cholesterol Diet Directory
For most with high cholesterol, a diet improvement can greatly help to lower cholesterol. Your doctor can help you set up an ideal low-cholesterol diet for you. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how foods affect cholesterol, what food choices are better for helping lower cholesterol, and much more.
Do I Need a Nutritionist or Dietitian?
If you have diabetes, what you eat -- and when you eat it -- matters. Should you get help making up your diet?
Delicious Foods That Are Heart-Healthy
Learn how to lower your risk of heart problems with a heart-healthy -- and delicious -- diet.
Your Morning-to-Night Guide to Omega-3 Foods
Get some omega-3s in your diet! Here's where to find them.
Are You Doing Your Part to Lower Your Cholesterol?
When it comes to lowering cholesterol, medicines can’t do it all. Make sure you’re doing your part to live a heart-healthy lifestyle.
Lower Your Cholesterol Fast With These 11 Easy Tips
Living with high cholesterol? Try these 11 easy tips to lower it, fast!
Cutting Through the Cholesterol Confusion
Of all the information on the nutrition facts panel on food labels, cholesterol may be the most misunderstood. Why? For most people, cholesterol in food isn't the same thing as the cholesterol that clogs arteries. Here's what you need to know about cholesterol in food.
LDL Cholesterol and Oatmeal
Oatmeal, that sturdy breakfast food from your grandmother's kitchen, has a lot going for it.
Low-Cholesterol Diet: 10 Foods to Try
On a diet to lower your cholesterol? Eating the same old, same old foods every day gets boring. Shake things up by swapping in these foods.
HDL Affects Your Cholesterol Risk
Jonathan Sackner Bernstein, MD, explains how HDL cholesterol affects your risk of disease.
Heart Healthy Diet
Diet is important, but alone will not lower cholesterol. It has to be combined with weight loss and exercise.
Video: Saturated Fats
Let’s have a chat about saturated fats
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: Foods To Help Lower LDL (‘Bad’) Cholesterol
When you're working on lowering your LDL ("bad") cholesterol, what you eat matters. These foods can help.
Slideshow: Foods That Are Surprisingly Bad for Cholesterol
Are you trying to lower your cholesterol level? Then you need to know about these surprising foods that may raise your cholesterol.
Slideshow: High-Fiber Super Foods
You know you should be eating more fiber. See some of the best fiber food sources – from whole grains to fruits and vegetables, nuts, and seeds.
Slideshow: 20 Foods That Can Save Your Heart
The top foods for heart health go beyond cholesterol busters to edamame, nuts, salmon, even coffee. Cooking tips and pictures show how to work new foods into your diet.
Quiz: Cholesterol Fact or Fiction?
Can watching your cholesterol keep your mind sharp or improve your sex life? Test your knowledge and learn a few tips on how to protect your heart.
Quiz: Can Supplements Help Your Cholesterol?
Can you improve your cholesterol numbers naturally with supplements? Learn more in our quiz.