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Slightly High Cholesterol?

Tuesday, April 02, 2013

DH, DD and I went for blood work on Saturday. The dr. was concerned that I possibly had a thyroid problem due to always being tired. I didn't think so as that is just the way I am and I had been fighting a sinus infection for a month and a half. Dr. called, my cholesterol is slightly elevated at 220. The nurse didn't tell me what the other number was, just that I should start taking some flax seed. My DD's thyroid is slightly low, so she was given some medication. I need to lose weight, so now this really brings it home.

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KARENE10 4/5/2013 8:27AM

    I think that is also my cholesterol number(or at least was when I WAS eating healthy,now I am sure it is really bad emoticon ) . I lowered it a little back then by eating more salmon and more oatmeal. emoticon emoticon emoticon

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SHERIO5 4/2/2013 9:03PM

    Sorry you got some bad news...but now you know and can work to correct it. Good motivation. emoticon

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