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#Health:Do You Need to Fast Before a #Cholesterol Test?

Fasting may not be necessary before cholesterol test

#Health:Fasting may not be necessary before cholesterol test.People are typically told to have no food or liquids other than water for nine to 12 hours before cholesterol screening

2016-10-18 - Do I still need to fast before a cholesterol test?

When A Cholesterol Test Becomes A Vice Instead Of A Virtue

No single concept has permeated American medical culture to the extent that our anxiety about cholesterol has. Old or young, man or woman, rich or poor — everyone wants a cholesterol test.

How to Interpret Your Cholesterol Test Results

Making sense of cholesterol tests

Time to get your cholesterol checked. Okay, but which test should you get? It's not so simple anymore. Here is a rundown of some of the choices and their pros and cons: Total cholesterol. This is the simplest and least expensive test, and fasting isn...

How to Interpret Your Cholesterol Test Results

Learning how to interpret your cholesterol test will help you to learn how high of a risk you have of developing heart disease.

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