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Managing High Cholesterol

Understanding Medication
Medications can help get your cholesterol numbers under control. Your healthcare provider will work with you to find the medications that are best for you.
Diet & Nutrition
What you eat can affect your cholesterol numbers. Learn what foods can help you with cholesterol control. And get the truth about how fats affect cholesterol.
Exercise & Fitness
Exercise is key to good health. Exercising doesn’t have to be a chore. Find out how to make fitness a part of your daily life.
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Did You Know?

Cholesterol medications lower your cholesterol if it's too high—but they don't cure the condition. You need to keep taking them so that your cholesterol remains in the healthy range. 

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