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High triglyceride and cholesterol levels

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Cholesterol, triglycerides and your health

Lowering your blood cholesterol levels by modifying your lifestyle and eating habits will dramatically reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease.

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Triglycerides - myDr.com.au

Triglycerides are the main form of fat stored in the body. Many Australians, especially those carrying too much weight around their waist, have raised triglyceride levels, which is a bad thing.

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Triglycerides - Lab Tests Online AU

As part of a lipid profile during a medical examination or if you are being treated for high triglycerides

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LDL cholesterol, direct - Lab Tests Online AU

To help determine your risk of developing heart disease and to monitor lipid-lowering lifestyle changes and drug therapies; to accurately determine your low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) level when you are not fasting

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Cholesterol tests - myDr.com.au

Abnormally high cholesterol levels may not give you any symptoms, so a blood test is the best way to check whether you have high cholesterol.

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High cholesterol

Cholesterol is a fatty substance produced naturally by your body and found in your blood. You can also get cholesterol from some foods. It is used for many different things in the body, but causes health problems when there is too much of it in the blood.

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Lipigem Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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