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Inflammation and Heart Disease Risk

…your CRP and Lp(a) levels are high, I recommend further testing for ferritin, fibrinogen and homocysteine. All of these inflammatory markers indicate the presence of inflammation in the body. Now it’s your turn: Have you had your CRP level measured? You May Also Be Interested in * High HDL + High C-Reactive…

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What Causes Coronary Artery Disease?

high levels of C-reactive protein (CRP)—one of the principal markers of inflammation—increased the risk of developing coronary artery disease. The Harvard University Women’s Health Study, which involved some 28,000 healthy postmenopausal women, showed that subjects with the highest levels of CRP

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Signs and Symptoms of Coronary Artery Disease

…The unnatural trans fatty acids used in processed foods ignite inflammation, raise Lp(a), threaten good cholesterol levels and lower HDL. High blood pressure. High blood pressure levels damage arterial walls, leading to arterial damage and atherosclerosis. It can also enlarge the heart, creating an…

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5 Heart-Health Facts Your Cardiologist Won’t Tell You

…elevated C-reactive protein (CRP), which is a measure of inflammation, puts you at twice the risk of dying from cardiovascular-related problems as those with high cholesterol. Your doctor can order a CRP blood test, and while results may vary by lab you generally want a CRP reading below one. * Driving…

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