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What your cholesterol number really says

Learning your cholesterol numbers – the good, the bad and the total – is a well-established part of the annual physical exam.A high cholesterol number results in angst and possible treatment. A low number brings relief. But are we putting too much stock in cholesterol as a sign of our heart attack risk?"The cholesterol number […]

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Wed Aug 17, 2011 @ 2:57:00 am ET via CNN
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