Have you ever wondered what exactly cholesterol is, or how your cholesterol levels impact your health? You’re in luck, September is National Cholesterol Education Month a good time to learn about lipid profiles and about food and lifestyle choices that help you reach personal cholesterol goals.
Did you know?
The National Cholesterol Education Program has developed specific recommendations about cholesterol treatment for people at increased risk, such as those with a family history of high cholesterol or heart disease. Take some time this September to learn about cholesterol and what it means for your health.
Want to know more?
CDC’s National Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention
Cholesterol Information: http://www.cdc.gov/cholesterol/
Million Hearts: http://millionhearts.hhs.gov