Blood Cholesterol

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Symptoms

High blood cholesterol has no symptoms, but it is the underlying cause of atherosclerosis and cardiovascular diseases, such as heart attack or stroke.

 

What Is A High Blood Cholesterol Level?

From Modern Western Medicine

Blood cholesterol is measured as milligrams of cholesterol per deciliter of blood and written as mg/DL. Anything above 190 mg/dl is considered unsafe. On the […]

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Atherosclerosis

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See related entries for Angina, Circulation, and Heart Disease.

Symptoms

There are no symptoms in the early stages of atherosclerosis. Angina pectoris, or a strangling pain in the heart and center of the chest, emerges when atherosclerosis is advanced in the coronary arteries. Atherosclerosis causes heart attack and stroke, either of which can be the first sign that […]

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