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My doctor prescribed medicine for high cholesterol. Are drugs the only way to lower it?

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Having gone vegan after these thirty some years of being positive, I still have what is considered high cholesterol and high triglycerides. It's a battle I just can't win and I'm done worrying about it. Medications never helped either. I just take my one pill for HIV a day and that's it. I figure worrying would kill me faster so I really don't take it into consideration anymore. There is nothing more I can do. Gym, vegan, health nut,,,,,,,,,,barely made a dent. It is what it is.

February 14, 2018


I got nowhere with drugs to reduce my lipid numbers (cholesterol). So I went vegetarian, replacing any meats, especially shrimp, with Bean curd/tofu. Watching everything else, I came down to normal. This after 30+ years.

February 14, 2018 ME


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