Understanding is the best method of prevention. The American Heart Association wants to make sure you understand what cholesterol is and how it can increase one’s risk of heart disease or stroke. This website provides tools and resources that will help you better understand what cholesterol is and how it can affect your heart health. You will also find articles that explain the differences between “good” and “bad” cholesterol, as well as what you can do to manage and even lower your cholesterol.
Learn more about cholesterol and how to reduce your risk of heart disease and stroke.