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Wednesday, December 2, 2009

LDL cholesterol

Here is some information about LDL cholesterol:

• If too much is circulating in the blood, it can begin to build up on
the walls of blood vessels

• Buildup of cholesterol contributes to the development of plaque in
the blood vessels

• Plaque makes blood vessels narrower and less flexible and increase
the risk for heart attack and stroke

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