(narrator) You check email. You check Facebook. You check your weight. You check the gas. You check the laundry. You check the tires and the oil. You check your taxes and your credit score But you never, ever, ever check your cholesterol. A bad cholesterol balance can lead to high blood pressure, stroke or a heart attack, none of which are convenient. If you can check these every day, week, month and year, you can check this every five years – right? Put cholesterol on your calendar.