My doctor says I have high cholesterol. Do I absolutely have to take cholesterol drugs to lower it?

The American Diabetes Association recommends starting with diet and exercise changes if your LDL cholesterol level is over 100 mg/dl and adding drug therapy if it exceeds 130 mg/dl.

Source URL:

Disclaimer Statements: Statements and opinions expressed on this Web site are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the publishers or advertisers. The information provided on this Web site should not be construed as medical instruction. Consult appropriate health-care professionals before taking action based on this information.