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Cholesterol

INFOGRAPHIC: Women’s Health

December 15, 2016
Steps to take control of your health.

You Asked: When’s the best time of day to take my medication?

October 4, 2016
Does when you take them really affect how your medications work? For some, yes.

Good cholesterol versus bad: The meaning behind the numbers

August 24, 2016
What to know about your cholesterol and keeping your heart healthy

The doctor will see you now: Why men should take an active role in health care

August 13, 2015

Gender stereotypes about men and the idea of masculinity can range from stubbornness to the ever-popular tough-guy attitude. Any one of these mindsets could be used to explain why men often don’t go to the doctor to address worrisome symptoms as frequently as women do.

Changing the Standard of Care: Studies show importance of cholesterol screening in children

August 8, 2014

For most parents, a cholesterol screening is not likely to be on the list of tests needed during their child's annual well check. But research is showing that conducting this simple test on children can identify silent risk factors for heart disease and help prevent the early onset of the world's number one killer.