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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.
High-density lipoprotein cholesterol concentrations increased in patients treated with LIVALO

High-density lipoprotein cholesterol concentrations increased in patients treated with LIVALO

Women face higher risk of mortality rate following acute coronary syndromes

Women face higher risk of mortality rate following acute coronary syndromes

America’s epidemic of children with type 2 diabetes

America’s epidemic of children with type 2 diabetes

Women with a history of hypothyroidism at greater risk of developing liver cancer

Women with a history of hypothyroidism at greater risk of developing liver cancer

Laughter improves health

Laughter improves health

CyDex Pharmaceuticals taste-masking formulation patent and patent application up for sale

CyDex Pharmaceuticals taste-masking formulation patent and patent application up for sale

FDA approves Symbyax for treatment-resistant depression

FDA approves Symbyax for treatment-resistant depression

New research may lead to new pharmacologic approaches to treating obesity

New research may lead to new pharmacologic approaches to treating obesity

Seniors in Medicare's doughnut hole decrease use of meds

Seniors in Medicare's doughnut hole decrease use of meds

Stroke telemedicine assessed

Stroke telemedicine assessed

Staying active may lower health risks for large, retired athletes

Staying active may lower health risks for large, retired athletes

Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium) shown to significantly reduce major cardiovascular events

Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium) shown to significantly reduce major cardiovascular events

New hope for treating common form of inherited neuromuscular disease

New hope for treating common form of inherited neuromuscular disease

Too little sleep and too much TV makes infants overweight

Too little sleep and too much TV makes infants overweight

Less sleep, more TV leads to overweight infants and toddlers

Less sleep, more TV leads to overweight infants and toddlers

Genetic variants of USF1 are associated with the increased risk for cardiovascular disease

Genetic variants of USF1 are associated with the increased risk for cardiovascular disease

Worried about your cholesterol?

Worried about your cholesterol?

AstraZeneca submits sNDA for SEROQUEL XR for treatment of major depressive disorder

AstraZeneca submits sNDA for SEROQUEL XR for treatment of major depressive disorder

Disrupted genetic regulation causes common disturbance in metabolism of fat

Disrupted genetic regulation causes common disturbance in metabolism of fat

Disrupted genetic regulation causes common disturbance in metabolism of fat

Disrupted genetic regulation causes common disturbance in metabolism of fat