Posts Tagged ‘Cholesterol’

13 Numbers About Your Health That You Need To Know

A normal part of visiting the doctor includes having blood tests done, but do you know there are 13 test results that you need to understand when visiting your health care provider. by Holtorf Medical Group You may be able to recite your latest cholesterol test numbers off the top of your head, but what…

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Is Hypothyroidism Linked To High Cholesterol?

  Issue #219  July 14, 2014 Welcome to KnowYourThyroid. Today Dr. Marchegiani is talking about high cholesterol. This is a condition I have been fighting since having RAI treatment. Since I have no thyroid or very little thyroid, I am on thyroid hormone replacement therapy and every doctor I have seen tells me my cholesterol…

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Your Thyroid, Cholesterol and Statins

 Issue #169  January 13, 2014 Welcome to KnowYourThyroid. I hope everyone has a great week. Today, we are going to address a subject that has been in the news lately. The topic of statins. Do they help? Are they a waste of time and money? What about those of us who have hypothyroidism?   My total cholesterol runs from…

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Hypothyroidism and Cholesterol

Issue #27 September 3, 2012   Welcome to KnowYourThyroid.   I hope everyone is enjoying their Labor Day weekend! I know I am. I ‘m going fishing and drafting my fantasy football team, then taking some time for some relaxing. I hope everyone  has a great weekend.   Today Tom Brimeyer is going to cover hypothyroidism and cholesterol.…

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Do You Have Hypothyroidism and High Cholesterol?

Issue #11 July 9,2012   Welcome to this issue of Know Your Thyroid.   Today I am going to address an issue near and dear to my heart.   High Cholesterol.   This is an annual conversation I have with my doctors. It always goes something like “Corri, your “bad” cholesterol is too high. I’m…

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