EMPOWER YOURSELF! More than 100 million adults in the U.S. have high cholesterol. Whether you are a newly diagnosed patient or a loved one of someone with this condition, 100 Questions a Answers About Managing Your Cholesterol offers essential information. This easy-to-read guide provides authoritative, practical answers to the most common questions asked by patients. Topics include cholesterol and atherosclerosis, risk factors for high cholesterol and heart disease, diagnosis and testing, and ways to improve cholesterol through diet, exercise, and medications.By adding ezetimibe to the statin, almost all patients can achieve the LDL cholesterol levels that their healthcare providers tell them they should reach. In addition ... What is niacin (nicotinic acid) and how does it ... Other formulations of niacin are available as dietary supplements (see Part Nine: Cholesterol- Lowering Dietaryanbsp;...
|Title||:||100 Questions & Answers About Managing Your Cholesterol|
|Author||:||National Lipid Association (NLA),, Vera A. Bittner (Editor), Anne C. Goldberg (Editor)|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2011-09-15|