low-density lipoprotein, LDL, beta-lipoprotein(noun)
a lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood; composed of moderate amount of protein and a large amount of cholesterol; high levels are thought to be associated with increased risk of coronary heart disease and atherosclerosis
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The numerical value of ldl in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of ldl in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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Almost everybody knew what the LDL target was, I can see making the guidelines easier to follow.
It matters how low you go (with LDL) ... which is why many of us were so upset about the guidelines.
This is a no-brainer for lowering LDL if you haven't tried anything else, there are lots of studies showing that foods high in soluble fiber lower LDL cholesterol.
In the new monthly dosing trials...the mean percent reduction in LDL-C from baseline was consistent with that seen in previous phase 3 trials evaluating alirocumab every other week dosing.
The drug works by reducing the number of receptors on the liver that remove LDL cholesterol from the blood. By blocking PCSK9's ability to work, more receptors are available to get rid of LDL cholesterol from the blood and, as a result, lower LDL cholesterol levels.
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