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Cholesterol Management

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People with high blood cholesterol levels have an increased risk of a heart attack or stroke. Key approaches to lower blood cholesterol include eating a healthy diet, weight management, physical activity, and if necessary, cholesterol-lowering medicine. Some people may try dietary supplements to help with cholesterol control.

This page last modified July 26, 2018