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Treating High Cholesterol

Campaign Series: Best Buy Drugs: Fact Sheets
Medical Category: Drugs
Article Type: Advice
Language: Plain English, Spanish
Affiliation: National Center for Farmworker Health
Format: PDF
Most recent update: 03/06/2016
The first step is to know your cholesterol level and your chances of having a heart attack or stroke in the next 10 years. If it is high, this information will help you have a conversation with your doctor about medicines that lower cholesterol levels.