Simplified tips for managing bad cholesterol

Philippine Tribune
Philippine Tribune

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Dyslipidemia, a condition characterized by excessive bad cholesterol in the body, might sound unfamiliar to Filipinos, but experts want to change that, especially with alarming data at hand.

According to 2013 data from the Department of Science and Technology’s Food and Nutrition Research Institute, 47.2 percent of Filipino adults exhibit borderline to high total cholesterol levels, while an equally concerning 47.5 percent show borderline to high levels of bad cholesterol.

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