Keeping your heart healthy means keeping your cholesterol levels in check, which lowers your chances of getting heart disease or having a stroke. But, when you receive your blood test results, what do all those words and numbers mean − HDL, LDL, triglycerides, high and low?
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Once you have received your test results, it’s best to speak to your health care provider about the finding and any next steps.
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*Source: American Heart Association, www.heart.org
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