What is HDL cholesterol?

HDL cholesterol

HDL cholesterol is composed of lipoproteins that transport cholesterol from the arteries to the liver where it is destroyed. It is known as “good cholesterol” because it helps to prevent the accumulation of cholesterol in blood vessels, a cardiovascular risk factor. Summary What is HDL cholesterol? Why prescribe an HDL cholesterol dosage? How is HDL cholesterol measured? Blood Dosage of HDL Cholesterol Coronary Risk for HDL Cholesterol High HDL cholesterol Low HDL cholesterol How to have a high HDL (cholesterol)? What is HDL cholesterol? Cholesterol consists of lipids circulating in the…

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