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High Cholesterol is the presence of high levels of cholesterol in the blood. It is a form of "hyperlipidemia" (elevated levels of lipids in the blood) and "hyperlipoproteinemia" (elevated levels of lipoproteins in the blood).

Bottom Line: Heart Attack

High Cholesterol, like several other health conditions can go undetected as well of untreated for many years causing Irreversible and Permanent Damage to your Body, especially your Heart. High Cholesterol is not something you can feel, but it is something that is detected in testing your blood.

Good Cholesterol

Bad Cholesterol