Slideshow: All About Triglycerides
It’s not just cholesterol that makes up your lipid profile. Triglycerides are part of the picture as well. Our slideshow explains how it affects your body.
Slideshow: Cholesterol Too High? Drugs That May Help
If diet and exercise changes don’t bring down your high cholesterol, your doctor may want you to start taking a medication. There are many types of drugs you can try.
Slideshow: Mistakes That Can Raise Your Cholesterol
High cholesterol can be trouble. Find out if you’re doing things that can make it harder to keep your numbers in check.
Slideshow: Foods To Help Lower LDL (‘Bad’) Cholesterol
When you're working on lowering your LDL ("bad") cholesterol, what you eat matters. WebMD shows you foods that can help.
Slideshow: Foods to Avoid If You Have High Triglycerides
If you have high triglycerides, what you eat matters. Find out from this WebMD slideshow what foods you should avoid.
Slideshow: Foods That Are Surprisingly Bad for Cholesterol
Are you trying to lower your cholesterol level? This WebMD slideshow tells you which foods may raise your cholesterol - and their healthier substitutes.
Beyond Cholesterol: 14 Ways to Lower Triglycerides
To keep your heart healthy, you may need to watch your triglyceride levels. Use these WebMD tips to learn how to keep them in check.
Slideshow: DASH Diet for Heart Health -- Lowering Blood Pressure and Cholesterol
Eat right for a healthy heart. See how the DASH diet can help you keep your blood pressure and cholesterol under control.
Slideshow: Cholesterol 101 -- What Your Levels Mean
WebMD's slideshow explains the alphabet soup of cholesterol testing: LDL, HDL, good, bad, and triglycerides. Pictures show tests, treatments, and critical foods from eggs to avocados.
Slideshow: 16 Tips to Lower Cholesterol and Prevent Heart Disease
Is your "bad" (LDL) level too high? These 15 simple tips from WebMD can help you bring it back down.