Categories for Cholesterol

Views on cholesterol and statins

November 28, 2013 2:13 pm Views on cholesterol and statin therapy in the recent ABC catalyst programs I have had a number of emails from clients asking my views on a recent two-part program which created a storm of controversy. The first 30 minute episode had some good messages which unfortunately were buried underneath some very biased journalism. The second… View Article

Understanding your cholesterol reading

June 21, 2012 9:21 am Your cholesterol reading on your blood test is made up of: good cholesterol (HDL) bad cholesterol (LDL) some other minor lipid particles that are not routinely measured on pathology testing triglycerides LDL – bad cholesterol Vascular risk is mainly concerned with your bad cholesterol (LDL). And for most people, your LDL should be around 3.0… View Article