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What is Cholesterol Fractionation Testing?

Cholesterol fractionation testing measures your cholesterol subtypes so you can more accurately assess your risk level for heart disease. Cholesterol Fractionation Testing Transcript Dr. Sinatra: This is a question from a newsletter subscriber. What is cholesterol fractionation? Well, you know, we…

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Risks of High Cholesterol Don’t Come From Family History

The true risks of high cholesterol depend on your cholesterol fractions and other heart disease risk factors not your family history. Risks of High Cholesterol Don’t Come From Family HistoryTranscript Dr. Sinatra: This is a question from one of my e-letter subscribers. Dear Dr. Sinatra: I have a…

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Statin Drugs: What They Do & Who Should Take Them

Statin drug therapy is only appropriate when you also have other heart risk factors Taking Statin Drugs for Cholesterol Transcript Dr. Sinatra: Another subscriber writes in: My doctor wants me to take a statin drug. Should I? Another great question. Statin Drug Side Effects I've said for years that…

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