Cholesterol Treatment, Tailored to Fit

Custom Cholesterol Care

When it comes to treatment for high cholesterol, one size does not fit all. The main goal is to lower LDL ("bad") cholesterol enough to reduce the risk for a heart attack. But the best strategy for achieving that goal varies widely. A 65-year-old woman with diabetes and kidney disease has very different needs from a healthy 25-year-old man. That's why individualized care is essential.

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