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Familial Hypercholesterolemia, the Dangers

Posted on February 27, 2015 · Posted in News, Uncategorized

Dr. Baum’s work on an editorial published by the Journal of Clinical Lipidology was recently cited in a Healio article on Familial Hypercholesterolemia. The article, which discusses the under-diagnosis as.. read more

What Is Involved In A Cholesterol Test

Posted on January 14, 2015 · Posted in News

What Is Involved In A Cholesterol Test (INFOGRAPHIC)

FH Runs in Families

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FH Runs in Families The cholesterol disorder that runs in families: FH, Familial Hypercholesterolemia We all know the outward traits we have inherited from our parents. You might have your.. read more

Talking to Your Doctor About Your Cholesterol

Posted on September 29, 2014 · Posted in News

Talking to your doctor about your cholesterol Most people know that high cholesterol can be a killer, particularly the LDL or “bad” cholesterol that clogs arteries and causes heart attacks… read more

Habits to Help Lower Bad Cholesterol

Posted on September 10, 2014 · Posted in News

Keeping LDL-Cholesterol in it’s Place: Healthy Habits to Try There are a number of ways to stay healthy and lower “bad” (LDL) cholesterol. Some of us have lived our lives.. read more

FH: The Genetic Mutation that Raises your Cholesterol

Posted on July 25, 2014 · Posted in News

Understanding Familial Hypercholesterolemia Download as a PDF  Understanding Familial Hypercholesterolemia (pdf)  

The Myriad Benefits of Fish Oil

Posted on July 17, 2014 · Posted in News

Consumers face a dizzying array of products and claims in the dietary supplement aisle — but a little knowledge can go a long way in helping chart a healthy lifestyle.

The Cholesterol Myth

Posted on June 18, 2014 · Posted in News

The cholesterol myth: Is sugar the big culprit? If you want to reduce your risk for the type of coronary heart disease often referred to as “clogging” or “hardening” of the arteries, should you reduce the amount of cholesterol, saturated fat or sugar in your diet?

High Cholesterol, Family Style

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If you’re close to your parents, chances are there are many things they’ve passed on to you that you’ve taken to heart — and possibly one you hope they haven’t. If you’ve got poor blood cholesterol levels and you and your doctor have struggled to control them, you might have familial hypercholesterolemia (FH), which is passed from parents to children.

Heart Disease Prevention

Posted on July 6, 2012 · Posted in News

Heart Disease Prevention in Boca Raton, FL Prevention now comes in three flavors: primary, secondary and tertiary. Primary prevention refers to helping people avoid dangerous habits. As it relates to.. read more