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What Is Cholesterol

What is cholesterol, and why do we need to be concerned about it if the level is considered high? If your doctor tells you your cholesterol is 250, for example, what does that mean? In addition to being manufactured in the body, cholesterol is also found in foods derived from animal sources. Cholesterol serves many important functions in our bodies. It’s an integral part of the cell membrane that surrounds every cell in our bodies, keeping all […]