Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
143 Doctors are Online

Diet modification to reduce cholesterol - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Cholesterol
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 1775 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi doctor
User :   i wanna reduce my weight and cholesterl level
Doctor :   Ok
User :   how can i?
Doctor :   Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height.
User :   33/m/Married
User :   165cm and 70kg
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What are your cholesterol levels and have you been prescribed any medicines for this yet?
User :   occupation is: working for a company as procurement supervisor
User :   not yet
User :   total cholesterol 240
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What are the LDL levels?
Doctor :   and the HDL.
User :   ldl is high
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Were you given any medicines?
User :   no
User :   nothing yet
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You need to modify your diet.
User :   ldl is 138
Doctor :   You need to avoid fats and oils. Use oils like safflower oil and
Doctor :   Safola
Question is related to
Medical Topics
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor