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Teaching Resources - Booklets

The Fats Within Us - HDL, LDL, Triglycerides

Dyslipidemia is a condition in which blood has too much of the bad kind of cholesterol and fat, and not enough of the good kind. If you have dyslipidemia, you have an increased risk of having a heart attack or stroke. This booklet explains the risks and the many ways to take action to lower them.

The Fats Within Us offers important information on understanding the good and bad kinds of cholesterol and fat, and provides target lipid goals and specific steps to take to reach them.

This booklet can also be ordered in packs of 20.  To order, click here.

 

Item #: JDC 902

Price: $5.00

Page last updated: December 17, 2017