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Cholesterol 237
My lipid profile report shows a) cholesterol 237 b) LDL cholesterol 158 c) Triglyceride 176 d) VLDL cholesterol 35.2 e) Non HDL cholesterol 186 Should I worry and what should I do ?
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Can help you, kindly provide me detailed history for proper diagnosis and further management
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You should worry.Mot enough to be stressed,but enough to start making lifestyle changes. Please visit www.myhealthclinic.org.in to see how lifestyle medicine can help.
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It’s marginally on the higher side Avoid deep fried food Junk food Do regular exercise
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Repeat test after 2months
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Your cholesterol levels are borderline high and slightly raised triglycerides.At this stage you don't need any medications for lowering the cholesterol level unless you have diabetes and other risk factors .Change in your life style and diet modifications plus exercise daily for 30 minutes a day for 5 days in a week.Include lots of fresh fruits and vegetables , avoid fatty food spicy food, Drink plenty of water.You can try Omega 3 daily for few months.
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Can help you with the next course of action and treatment plan. Would like to discuss in details and provide apt solution. Kindly consult.
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As you are young and parameters are borderline high, appropriate dietary modifications and Omega 3,6 supplements should be tried for couple of months. Kindly do not start long term medications in this young age.
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High fiber diet avoid eating out Use cold pressed oils only Don't eat processed and package foods
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Lifestyle modifications
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Don't worry. Life style modifications.
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Follow certain dietary changes and lifestyle modifications along with 1 medication for 1-2 months for correcting Dyslipidemia. You can consult for prescription
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- [ ] Avoid cold,spicy,oily (butter,ghee) foodstuffs & outside/junk food.
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