Monthly Archives: May 2017

What is high cholesterol?

By | 2017-05-08T18:50:40+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance. Your body needs some cholesterol, but it can build up on the walls of your arteries and lead to heart disease and stroke when you have too much in your blood. 73.5 million adults, or 31.7% in the United States have high LDL, or “bad,” cholesterol. Fewer than 1 out [...]