Q & A Askdryahya Series: Health Mattersالكولسترول :
سؤال وجواب مع الدكتور حسن يحيى : أمور صحية
Arab American Encyclopedia – Alternative Medicine
Q. How Much having Cholesterol disease hurt health. السؤال: ما ضرر الكولسترول على الصحة ؟
A. To say that Cholesterol is the Disease of Our Age is close to be true.
Compared with cancer, having cholesterol is much blesser, because according to our knowledge, heart attack is expected but in the case of cancer, death is inevitable. Cholesterol we can defeat it, but cancer until now defeats us.
A. Basic knowledge about cholesterol, “the lower the LDL, the better.” The majority of people 50-Plus have tendency to elevate LDL levels to reduce the danger risk of heart attack and stroke.
Concerning cholesterol, LDL stands for Low-Density-Lipoprotein, HDL for High-Density-Lipoprotein. The first is more dangerous to health than the second. These two components define cholesterol levels.
Since the Middle of past century, medical researchers began to find productive results concerning the connection between cholesterol and cardiovascular disease. While total cholesterol was the only measurement used then. But today, there are measurements for LDL, HDL, and triglycerides.
LDL is the most important to reduce, HDL is the protective factor, and the triglycerides is secondary risk.
Medicines these days are prescribed by medical doctors to slow the production of cholesterol and to increase liver’s ability to beat it, and remove its danger to the body.
What medical doctors recommend for those who have cholesterol, LDL level should be law, and HDL should be high.
The technical explanation to the above recommendation is that circulating HDL more can efficiently carry out to push away cholesterol from artery walls and back to liver to help the body despose it.
In conclusion, to protect yourself from cholesterol build up, few recommendations are provided:
– Build physical activity and practice in your life;
– Eat prudently; and;
– Be sure to lower Cholesterol levels. www.hasanyahya.com