Healthy Body, Healthy Mind

Season 4 Episode 5

Managing Cholesterol

Aired Unknown Jan 01, 2006 on Health Science Channel
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Managing Cholesterol
Part of the award winning public television series Healthy Body/Healthy Mind. Heart disease is the number one killer of men and women in America and high cholesterol numbers are a major risk factor for both heart attacks and strokes. In this program we offer information about lifestyle changes that can help keep cholesterol numbers in the normal range, plus we see how changing the diet and adding exercise can lower high cholesterol. Also, we examine the various medications used to treat high cholesterol, explain what side effects could occur and help patients understand why in some cases, medication may be their friend.moreless

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