hi piyush... yes it sounds contradicting.. but HDL is good cholesterol...and LDL is bad cholesterol.. basically LDL takes cholesterol from the body towards the heart... and HDL takes cholesterol away from the heart thereby reducing chances of heart attacks...the ways to increase HDL is exercise and good diet like fruits, nuts, salads etc..
hi,good morning.there are various types of lipoprotein.HDL is one of them and it is called good cholesterol as it is good for cardiovascular health.its increased level in blood is good because it removes cholesterol from artery atheroma and decreases risk for cardiovascular disease.so it is good for heart.i hope you understand my point.
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cholesterol is bad in the sense it adhers to the intimal layer pf the blood vessel causing lockage in future time...HDL is a lipoprotein which has an antagonistic efect to the cholesterol production...so HDL is the best parameter to predict the healthiness of the heart...
i am obese and my cholestrol levels are high, HDL is a good cholestrol, which should be high, but my HDL cholestrol levels are very low its 27. then i stopped fatty and high cholestrol dietary food. do walking it reallly helps. after diet and exercise practise my cholesterol levels have come down and my HDL levels are increased.
Hi. HDLcholestrol is said to be good for the heart as it helps in reverse transport of cholestrol. There is good evidence that increase in HDL cholestrol is beneficial. It is a complex biochemical process involving lot of enzymes via which cholestrol reverse transport happens. In fact there is lot of research going on to develop drugs which helps in this process...few are also available in the market.
hey there are many types of cholesterol like LDL, HDL, VLDL, cholesterol. LDL cholesterol gets blocked in blood vessels and there by interupt the flow of blood where as the HDL will collect the fat from the vessels and take it back to liver that is why you should have more HDL and less LDL. HDL is good cholesterol
Question: riding above my maximum heart rate zone for 45-60 minutes. Medical history: I m 60 and in very good health and eat a balanced diet. I take Liptor and my numbers are very good but I am still upside down with the HDL/LDL ratio. I am pre-diabetic and I watch what I eat. In five years of retirement, I ride the tandem with my wife 20 miles 2-3 times a week. Twice a week and sometimes three, I ride my road bike 35-50 miles with the boys. I hydrate and have energy. The charts calculated max rate is 160 with the desired max training rate @135). The last 45-60 minutes of our ride is on a flat trail with a headwind so we hit it hard and my heart rate is up at 145-152 for almost an hour. (I know it is about 20 beets above my max target training rate . I can still kind of talk and never have any pain. Am I hurting my heart? Thank-you in advance, Rick
yes I had my cholesterol tested and it was cholosterol 311 hdl 90, cho/hdl ratio 3.5, ldl 111, trigkyceride, my doctor put me on medicine for high cholosterol and now it is 231 hdl 106, ratio 2.2, ldl 113, triglyceride 59. When I look at my ratio its good but my hdl is over 106, is that too high? Also should I be on medicine since ratio is good?
64 yrs old, 160 lbs,5ft 8in good general health, blood pressure usually good sometimes a little high but monitored by my dr. Concern about cholesterol number. Total - 225, hdl - 72, ldl - 132, trig - 106.Family history for heart disease - longevity on both sides. Only grandfather died of heart disease in 60s
Good Evening Doctor, This medical query is for my wife (Vishalakshi) and enclosed her medical report for your kind advise. She is not under any treatment now Test is taken as a routine checkup voluntarily Waiting for your kind advise please Sxxxxx...
From a recent Health Screen Test: Glucose is 108, memory problems, testorone is 986 ,133/93 blood pressure is high ,feet get cold and ache and burn when finally warm up, feel tired and weaker like im 20 years older. HDL is 36, Irratable, thirsty,...
Hi Dr. I got my Lab results today and FBG 85(normal),Creatinine 1.09(normal),Urea 27 (normal),HDL(34),LDL (127), Cholestrol 199,But Triglycerides 220(High) and S.G.O.T (119) an S.G.P.T (210). No alchol Drinking,No smoking and Normal life(Weight 110 Kg,Height 173 Cm).what s the problem about abnormal Liver factor and Trigly... ? Thank You Very Much. AAAA
RE adverse effects of Stains.....Male age 78 . taking 80 mgm Provachol. Recent chol esterol lab result,, fasting, 163. LDL 106, HDL 35. How is it known if the Provacol contributes to the 163 total chol ... if it would be much higher if Provacho l was decreased ?? Obviously by trying it ? also while the total is good, the need to increase the HDL and lower the LDL(?) seems obvious. How is that best done?? Allso what are the typical side effect of Provachol?? Hope I am clear with the questions..Awaiting an answer.
How serious do you think the following information is and is it possible to reduce the lesions. My cholesterol was 208 and is now 148. The LDL calculated was 148 and is now 48. The HDL is 1 point below @ 39 and I am trying to run 2 miles every other day but manage to run 1 maybe 2 times per week @ around 5.8 to 6.0 MPH for two miles. Here are the results of my Cath: Left Main Normal LAD (overall) 10 Ostial Mid LAD 30-40 Proximal Circumflex 30 Distal Circumflex small 1st Obtuse Marginal Luminal irregularities, very large Mid RCA long 30-40% lesion Right PDA Luminal irregularities Right PL Segment 1 Luminal irregularities
Hi Doctor, I am a diabetic with a reading of 206 on fast and my Blood pressure was found to be normal at 120/70..However,my cholestol level being very high 281, LDL cholestrol at 180, HDL cholestrol at 24, non-HDL cholestrol 257 and Triglycerides ar 382 and the TC/HDL Ratio is at 11.6 . I have been prescribed to take i tablet of Rosedey F10..........I am a woman of 58years old...........i want to know whether this medicstion will help me overcome my cholestrol problem?