How To Tackle High Cholesterol Levels?
02
October

How To Tackle High Cholesterol Levels?

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , /

HELLO FRIENDS. IN OUR LAST TWO VIDEOS, WE HAVE DISCUSSED ABOUT HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE AND WHAT ARE THE IMPORTANT FOODS TO MAINTAIN AND LOWER YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE, OR TO KEEP IT IN A NORMAL RANGE. SO IN THIS VIDEO, WE ARE GOING TO DISCUSS ABOUT NEXT RISK FACTOR FOR HEART DISEASE WHICH WE HAVE SEEN, […]


Lovastatin For High Cholesterol and Preventing Heart Disease – Overview

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Lovastatin is a prescription medication used to treat high cholesterol levels and to prevent heart disease. Lovastatin is in a class of medications called HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors, or statins. It works by slowing the production of cholesterol in the body. This medication comes as a tablet and an extended release tablet to take by mouth. […]


Crestor a Prescription Medication Used to Treat High Cholesterol Levels – Overview
22
September

Crestor a Prescription Medication Used to Treat High Cholesterol Levels – Overview

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , /

Crestor, the brand-name form of rosuvastatin, is a prescription medication used to treat high cholesterol levels and to prevent heart disease. Crestor belongs to a group of drugs called HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors, also known as statins. Statins help to lower cholesterol levels in the body. This medication comes in tablet form and is taken by […]


Caduet For High Blood Pressure and High Cholesterol – Overvew
13
September

Caduet For High Blood Pressure and High Cholesterol – Overvew

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , /

Caduet is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure and high cholesterol. It is a combination product that contains two medications: amlodipine, a calcium channel blocker, and atorvastatin, a type of statin. This medication comes in tablet form and is taken once a day, with food. Common side effects of Caduet include swelling, […]


Omega 3 for People with High Cholesterol
25
August

Omega 3 for People with High Cholesterol

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , /

People who follow a Mediterranean style diet tend to have higher HDL or “good” cholesterol levels, which help promote heart health. Inuit Eskimos, who get high amounts of omega-3 fatty acids from eating fatty fish, also tend to have increased HDL cholesterol and decreased triglycerides (fats in the blood). Several studies have shown that fish […]


High Cholesterol In 30s, 40s, Increases Later Risk Of Heart Disease
25
August

High Cholesterol In 30s, 40s, Increases Later Risk Of Heart Disease

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , /

Although most people with heart disease don’t have heart attacks until their 60s or 70s, the foundation for heart disease, or the buildup of cholesterol plaques in our arteries that later turn into heart attacks starts much earlier on. So the way we framed our question was how does having a prolonged exposure to high […]


What cholesterol is and what cholesterol blood tests show
24
August

What cholesterol is and what cholesterol blood tests show

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

This animation explains what cholesterol is and what a blood test for cholesterol shows. Click the navigation arrows below the animation screen to play, pause, rewind or fast-forward the animation. This animation contains sound. Cholesterol is a type of fat (also known as lipid) that’s found in your body and is essential for keeping you […]


Amlodipine and Atorvastatin For High Cholesterol and Blood Pressure – Overview
21
August

Amlodipine and Atorvastatin For High Cholesterol and Blood Pressure – Overview

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , /

Amlodipine and atorvastatin is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure and high cholesterol. It is a combination product that contains two medications: amlodipine, a calcium channel blocker, and atorvastatin, a type of statin. This medication comes in tablet form and is taken once a day, with food. Common side effects of amlodipine/atorvastatin […]