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About the Recipe Contributor

About the Recipe Contributor The story of this cookbook begins 15 years ago, when my husband – then 18 – discovered that his triglycerides were 10 times what is considered “normal levels.” Since that time, we have tried every cholesterol … Continue reading

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Join Us September 24 for FH Awareness Day and the 2016 Tweet-a-Thon!

This year, Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH) Awareness Day is on September 24, 2016. It was initiated by The FH Foundation as part of their mission to raise awareness of FH in the public. The FH Foundation is a patient-centered nonprofit organization … Continue reading

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Rare Disease Day – Learn About Rare Dieases

The Foundation of the National Lipid Association supports Rare Disease Day taking place on Monday, February 29, 2016. The main objective of Rare Disease Day is to raise awareness amongst the general public and decision makers about rare diseases and … Continue reading

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FH Awareness Day Is on September 24 – Help Spread Awareness Familial Hypercholesterolemia

This year, Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH) Awareness Day is on September 23, 2015. It was initiated by The FH Foundation as part of their mission to raise awareness of FH in the public. The FH Foundation is a patient-centered nonprofit organization dedicated … Continue reading

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National Cholesterol Education Month

September is National Cholesterol Education Month, and this year the National Lipid Association (NLA) and the Foundation of the NLA teamed up to educate you on how lifestyle changes can positively affect your health. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and … Continue reading

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NLA Nutrition Workgroup Comments on the Dietary Cholesterol News Reports

Recently, the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee has re-evaluated its longstanding guidance about the avoidance of high-cholesterol foods, and has compiled a draft report that states cholesterol is no longer a nutrient of concern. This updated guidance is expected to be … Continue reading

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The FNLA is partnering with other organizations, Regeneron and Sanofi in Cholesterol Counts Awareness Campaign

Cholesterol Counts is an awareness program that will capture the levels of cholesterol and cholesterol knowledge across the country. By taking the brief Cholesterol Counts Poll and getting counted, you can help inform Americans that there is more they can … Continue reading

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Reduce Your Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke

To coincide with the release of the NLA’s Recommendations for Patient-Centered Management of Dyslipidemia, the NLA created an infographic detailing how to reduce your risk for heart attack and stroke. To view this infographic, click here. Disclosure The NLA would … Continue reading

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The National Lipid Association Recommendations for Patient-Centered Management of Dyslipidemia

If you are a patient being treated for dyslipidemia, you already know a little bit about cholesterol issues and how they can affect your health. Recently, the NLA has released the ‘National Lipid Association Recommendations for Patient-Centered Management of Dyslipidemia.’ … Continue reading

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New Patient Registry Available for Patients with High Triglycerides

Do you have hypertriglyceridemia? If you do, you can now become part of an important registry for hypertriglyceridemia patients. Go here for more information and to register online.

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