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Face the Fatswww.heart.org/HEARTORG/GettingHealthy/NutritionCenter/HealthyEating/Fats-and-Oils_UCM_304495_Article.jsp
Learn your heart and stroke riskswww.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/More/ToolsForYourHeartHealth/Heart-Health-Risk-Assessments-from-the-American-Heart-Association_UCM_306929_Article.jsp
Visit our Cholesterol Websitewww.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/Cholesterol_UCM_001089_SubHomePage.jsp
View an animation of Cholesterolwatchlearnlive.heart.org/CVML_Player.php?moduleSelect=hdlldl
  • 1. What Your Cholesterol Levels MeanWhat are good cholesterol levels? What are bad cholesterol levels? The American Heart Association explains healthy cholesterol ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/AboutCholest rol/What-Your-Cholesterol-Levels-Mean_UCM_305562_Article.jsp

  • 2. Good vs. Bad CholesterolWhat is good cholesterol? What is bad cholesterol? The American Heart Association explains LDL cholesterol, HDL cholesterol ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/AboutCholest rol/Good-vs-Bad-Cholesterol_UCM_305561_Article.jsp

  • 3. My Life Check - Life's Simple 7 - Control Cholesterol... Why Control Cholesterol? When you control your ... heart disease and stroke. Control Cholesterol Success story: Roy Simone. ...

    mylifecheck.heart.org/Multitab.aspx?NavID=9&CultureCode=en US

  • 4. Why Cholesterol MattersHigh cholesterol is one of the major controllable risk factors for coronary heart disease, heart attack and stroke. ... Why Cholesterol Matters. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/WhyCholester lMatters/Why-Cholesterol-Matters_UCM_001212_Article.jsp

  • 5. About CholesterolWhat is cholesterol? The American Heart Association helps you understand your cholesterol levels, what is good cholesterol ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/AboutCholest rol/About-Cholesterol_UCM_001220_Article.jsp

  • 6. Prevention and Treatment of High CholesterolInformation and resources to help you prevent and treat high cholesterol through lifestyle changes and medication, as recommended by your doctor ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/PreventionTr atmentofHighCholesterol/Prevention-and-Treatment-of-High-Cholesterol_UCM_001215_Article.jsp UCM_001215_Article.jsp

  • 7. Understand Your Risk for High CholesterolHigh cholesterol is just one heart disease risk factor. The American Heart Association helps you to understand your risk for high cholesterol. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/UnderstandYo rRiskforHighCholesterol/Understand-Your-Risk-for-High-Cholesterol_UCM_001213_Article.jsp _001213_Article.jsp

  • 8. Drug Therapy for CholesterolThe American Heart Association explains the different cholesterol medications for lowering high cholesterol including Statins, HMG CoA reductase ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/PreventionTr atmentofHighCholesterol/Drug-Therapy-for-Cholesterol_UCM_305632_Article.jsp le.jsp

  • 9. Lifestyle Changes and CholesterolThe American Heart Association explains lifestyle changes to lower high cholesterol including eating a heart-healthy diet, regular physical activity ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/PreventionTr atmentofHighCholesterol/Lifestyle-Changes-and-Cholesterol_UCM_305627_Article.jsp Article.jsp

  • 10. Cooking for Lower CholesterolHow can you lower high cholesterol? The American Heart Association offers these tips to cooking low-fat and low-cholesterol ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/PreventionTr atmentofHighCholesterol/Cooking-for-Lower-Cholesterol_UCM_305630_Article.jsp cle.jsp



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