Dyslipidemia

Overview

Dyslipidemia increases the chance of clogged arteries (atherosclerosis) and heart attacks, stroke, or other circulatory concerns, especially in smokers. In adults, it's often related to obesity, unhealthy diet, and lack of exercise.

Symptoms

Dyslipidemia usually causes no symptoms.

Treatments

Healthy diet, exercise, and lipid-lowering drugs can help prevent complications..

Last Updated Jun 13, 2017


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