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The good, the bad and the ugly truths about cholesterol

The good, the bad and the ugly truths about cholesterol

Cholesterol is a natural occurring substance in the body important for many functions from making some hormones to building cell walls, to name a few. The liver produces most of the cholesterol in your body, but you also get cholesterol from foods such as meat, eggs and whole-fat dairy products.  By ROBERT LOPEZ, M.D. Cholesterol [...]

July 30, 2012 Susan Cholesterol Screens, Heart Health & Cholesterol Comments Off on The good, the bad and the ugly truths about cholesterol

The VAP test provides detailed cholesterol measures

The VAP test provides detailed cholesterol measures

The affordable vertical auto profile (VAP) Test provides direct, detailed measurements of cholesterol subclasses that play important roles in the development of heart disease–the No. 1 cause of death in the United States. The comprehensive information provided by the VAP allows for improved diagnosis and gives physicians the ability to develop patient-specific therapy, monitor treatment [...]

July 13, 2009 Susan Cholesterol Screens, Heart Health & Cholesterol Comments Off on The VAP test provides detailed cholesterol measures