Ask the doctor: Is my LDL too low?

Published: June, 2010

Q. I am a 59-year-old man. The results of my latest blood test showed that my LDL cholesterol was 67, which was flagged as low. (I do not take any cholesterol-lowering drugs.) Should I be worried, or do anything to raise my LDL?

A. You should celebrate, not worry, and keep doing what you are doing!

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