Is the total cholesetrol count a more serious parameter for an cardiac problem or is it the ratio between the bad cholesterol (LDL) and the good cholesterol (HDL).My total cholesterol is 241 and I am very worried about this.
Both the parameters are key. It is not only about LDL and HDL ratio but also the total cholesterol count (the absolute value). If this is over 200, it is a serious matter irrespective of however healthy and normal your LDL to HDL ratio is.
I m 131/96 Blood pressure and usually my good cholesterol is poor and my bad is normal. I don t produce enough good cholesterol. I practice exercise twice a week. I ve been feeling tired recently . I m 60 Year and 6 with 215 Lb weigh. What should I do to improve my health?
Hi, Im a male. In the last year, my LDL has gone up to 1.85 and my HDL cholesterol went down to .96. My blood pressure is always 62 to 67 over 110. My Bilirubin count is also high. I m not over weight and in my mid 20 s, I stopped exercising in the last year and don t take omega 3 s, but plan to. I know how to bring my Bilirubin down through diet (did it once before). But I never picked up on the blood pressure-cholesterol readings from last year till it dropped a few more points this year and its still low. I m staying away from salt (I only touch sea salt) as I m flushing away the Bilirubin (mostly direct) but I think their is a connection between cholesterol and blood pressure? No signs of inflammation, infection, mineral or b12 deficiency. They blood work almost came back perfect. I have eaten to many fried fries out other then that its home grown foods. I got my self a blood pressure machine and check daily, not trying to be fixed on it, but following what I eat and do/dont do. My symptoms are as follows: sometimes dizzy when I get up (I do take sea salt at this point and Im normal), cramped up legs (it has slowed down significantly since cutting away bad fats and excess fats in general and the garlic which I was having once to twice a day everyday (my wife is addicted to it her self, so it gets in the main dishes, but now once a day if it all in low amounts). So is there a connection between direct bilirubin-HDL-LDL-Low Blood pressure? My other cholesterol readings are in a safe ball park. And what can I do?
Dear colleaggues, I'm Ingrid Hilman, MD, 58 years. had my stenting on 17 Feb, 3 stents in LAD and RCA.
Since 2 weeks ago, I develop severe headaches, esp during the iningt or when I wake up in the morning and also palpitation (heart rate > 90). I feel weak during palpitation. I do not have hypertension (my BP is between 90-110 and 70-80). I do not have obesity, smoking habits, my lab is pretty good only LDL 100.
Is this because of the herbresser that I take 3 times a day?
Other drug that I take;
- Aspirin 1 x 100 mg
- Plavix 1 x 75 mg
- Lipitor 1 x 10 mg.
Appreciate your inputs on my above complaints. Thank you very much
HI, I'm a yoga teacher/massage therapist, age 35, 98 lbs. I often experience fast resting heart rate (up to 80 from a normal 72). I've been having faint chest pain of late. My cholesterol is 198, trig 77, HDL 79, LDL 104. Also I've had insomnia problems for many years now. Is it possible that I'm over excersizing and straining my heart? thanks, worried
I am 47 about 5ft 6 inch, weight 83 kg, doing everyday almost 40-50 mintues workout but in last 6-7 month I had my first gout attack and after that again some in last two months. Some white spot has come on leg. my HDL was good but LDL was high. Pls guide
Sir, My Urine report show Albumin present, Large number of puscells/HPF, Sugar Fasting is 80mg%, Post Parandial111mg%, Utric acid 49mg%, Cholestrol 191mg%. Total Cholestrol 191mg%, HDL 44MG%, Triglyceride 135mg%,LdL 120mg%.What does this report mean.
Male - 42 years old. TMT tst results - exercised for 9.51 minutes on XXXXXXX protocol at a work load of 11.40 METS and ahieved 90% of maximum predicted HR. 2. Resting ECG revealed WNL 3. Developed Asymptomatic 1-1.5mm comcave to DSST dep in...
Hello Doctor, Good afternoon! I recently got my blood work and Echo done. Please do check my Lipoprotein and HOMOCYSTEINE levels, they are very very high. CbC also shows variations. Cholesterol levels are high. Reports attached for your review....