High cholesterol is an increased level of substances called “cholesterol” in the blood. There are different types including High Density Lipoprotein (HDL), which is known as the “good cholesterol”, and “Low Density Lipoprotein (LDL), which is known as the “bad ... More »
- Atherosclerosis: Atherosclerosis is the narrowing and hardening of the arteries. It is related to high cholesterol (and high triglycerides). Strictly speaking ... More on Atherosclerosis »
- Arteriosclerosis: Arteriosclerosis is the hardening of the artery wells. In medical terminology, atheroma is the narrowing of the arteries (due to ... More on Arteriosclerosis »
- Heart Disease: Heart Disease, also called Cardiovascular Disease (CVD), refers to any condition of the heart or its major blood vessels. There ... More on Heart Disease »
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