I was diagnosed with high cholesterol..226, I was borderline.. so my doctor put me on Lipitor...due to blood work and the FDA lowered the number to 150 and under to be normal. there was a doctor on Dr. Oz that said there is scan you can get of your arteris that will determine weather or not you really need to be on Lipitor, better than blood test..said there are many people who don t really need to take it. do you know of this scan, they said it is new. I am 68..I am 132 lbs, non smoker, active, eat healthy...most of the time... fiber, nuts, salads, fish, chicken, veg..eating more fruit...I just wonder if I really do need this medication...
Not Fast Food Eater; Thought Okay? I Eat Fruits/Vegatables~ But Cholesterol Reading March 2014: 342 Doc Said Change Diet Come Back/ Seasonal Census Job Door-to-Door Lots of Walking Exercise Lost 10 Pounds, NOT ENOUGH Now October 2014 Cholesterol Reading: 386 Follow-Up Visit to Doc for Medication~ after Lipitor May Cause Diabetes (Family History) Some Advice Appreciated
to help lower cholesterol?If it works it is probably expensive. I do not want to start taking Lipitor or Zocor.I try to eat right,take a asprin everyday to keep blood thin,500mg Niacin.My last reading was 235 total.
After using the machine I wake up in the morning with sneezing and watery eyes I feel as if I have a cold. This feeling last all day. I have been using the machine for about a week. I have skipped a day here or there and those days I have felt fine. I am 48 years old and weigh 240lbs. I was diagnosed with sever sleep apnea. I have high cholesterol and triglycerides.
I am a Latino woman age 59. pernicous anemia dx about 20 years ago. used to do shots now I do sublingual 2000 mcg. My level is 1500. high total cholesterol. but HDL are high so MD does not worry. daily alcohol consumption (1) drink. MCV always high. albumin a tad low. chronic asthma..lots of maintenance meds. Mom died of CLL at age 59. I have no other symptoms. BMI 26.
yes, Dr i am suffering from my ankle heel pain n my big toe problem looking for right treatments, also check my blood i got high cholesterol, its very pain my leg n hand, what should i do..and i have still cholesterol medicine just like to know i can take that medicine or not. any suggest,
hello,im 44 years old,female..i received the blood check result today..my white blood cell counts 10460 ..my LDL cholesterol is 137 and neutral fats is 175...im taking hormone pills for almost one year now because i have Endometriosis..Is this the reason (pill or endometriosis) why my white blood cell counts and neutral fats high?
Patient: Female, 73 years, 6 months old, 5'7" tall, 230 lbs., in generally good health. Hypertension well controlled with medication, lifelong history of recurring clinical depression . Currently takes medication for depression and hypertension,...
Hi, Can you please check my blood, ecg and usg reports and let me know on which areas should I take care? Also, any suggestions on any specific diet to control the problem areas and medications if any?