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Hyperlipidemia, hyperlipoproteinemia or dyslipidemia is the presence of raised or abnormal levels of lipids and/or lipoproteins in the blood. Lipids (fatty molecules) are transported in a protein capsule, and the density of the lipids and type of protein determines the fate of the particle and its influence on metabolism.
Study shows more aggressive treatment may be needed for many patients taking statins

Study shows more aggressive treatment may be needed for many patients taking statins

Heat-induced heart attack risk on the rise, study shows

Heat-induced heart attack risk on the rise, study shows

Study finds low rates of lipid screening among women of childbearing age

Study finds low rates of lipid screening among women of childbearing age

Low-calorie meals have protective effect against some diseases, reveals research

Low-calorie meals have protective effect against some diseases, reveals research

Study reveals impact of residual inflammatory risk on clinical outcomes after PCI

Study reveals impact of residual inflammatory risk on clinical outcomes after PCI

FDA approves LORBRENA for treatment of patients with ALK-positive metastatic NSCLC

FDA approves LORBRENA for treatment of patients with ALK-positive metastatic NSCLC

Blocking stress-responsive protein reduces loss of tumor suppressor gene in breast cancer

Blocking stress-responsive protein reduces loss of tumor suppressor gene in breast cancer

Study examines unnecessary medicine use in patients with advanced lung cancer

Study examines unnecessary medicine use in patients with advanced lung cancer

Restricting consumption of high-sucrose diet to active part of day avoids adverse effects in rats

Restricting consumption of high-sucrose diet to active part of day avoids adverse effects in rats

Study demonstrates cardiovascular safety of weight loss drug

Study demonstrates cardiovascular safety of weight loss drug

Celgene to share new and updated data around novel hematological therapies

Celgene to share new and updated data around novel hematological therapies

NEOMED professor awarded $2.5 million NIH grant for atherosclerosis research

NEOMED professor awarded $2.5 million NIH grant for atherosclerosis research

International research consortium identifies 22 new genetic risk factors for stroke

International research consortium identifies 22 new genetic risk factors for stroke

New scanning technology could reduce number of biopsies on people with fatty liver disease

New scanning technology could reduce number of biopsies on people with fatty liver disease

Sugar harm deliberately from general public for decades

Sugar harm deliberately from general public for decades

The Obesity Society position statement focuses on breastfeeding and obesity

The Obesity Society position statement focuses on breastfeeding and obesity

Vegan diets linked to lower levels of total cholesterol, review finds

Vegan diets linked to lower levels of total cholesterol, review finds

Diabetes leads to increase in autonomic and small fiber neuropathy

Diabetes leads to increase in autonomic and small fiber neuropathy

Statin use may speed up onset of Parkinson's disease symptoms, study suggests

Statin use may speed up onset of Parkinson's disease symptoms, study suggests

Adverse early life experiences and abuse may lead women to unnecessary, harmful surgeries

Adverse early life experiences and abuse may lead women to unnecessary, harmful surgeries