- Am I at risk for high cholesterol?
- How often should I get my cholesterol tested?
- What are my cholesterol levels? What do they mean?
- What are my target cholesterol levels?
- What lifestyle changes do I need to make to help improve my cholesterol levels?
- Should I try adding plant sterols/stanols to my diet? What about other supplements?
- Is there a chance that I’ll need cholesterol-lowering medicine?
- What are the risks and benefits of taking this medicine?
Written by familydoctor.org editorial staff