High blood cholesterol

High blood cholesterol can be controlled by leading a healthy lifestyle and diet. It generally doesn’t show any symptoms.  High blood cholesterol is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease. This will eventually lead to stroke or heart attack. The Ayurvedic treatment helps the patient’s medical condition to feel fine.

What causes high cholesterol levels

The main causes of high cholesterol are casual lifestyle, poor diet, physical inactivity, smoking, stress, alcohol consumption, obesity and heredity.

Types of cholesterol

  1. LDC cholesterol which is called “Bad cholesterol”, because elevated levels of LDL cholesterol are associated with an increased risk of coronary heart disease.
  2. HDC Cholesterol is called the “Good cholesterol” because HDL cholesterol particles prevent atherosclerosis by extraction cholesterol from the artery walls and disposing of them through the liver.