Cholesterol is a waxy and fat-like substance your body uses to protect nerves and make hormones, bile acid, and vitamin D. The cholesterol needed by the body is produced by the liver and from the food you eat. The two types of cholesterol carried by the lipoproteins are low-density lipoproteins LDL (bad cholesterol) and high-density lipoprotein HDL (good cholesterol).

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I have high levels of blood sugar and cholesterol. What is the appropriate treatment for me based on my reports?

Query: Hi doctor, I am having high sugar and cholestrol levels. I have attached my blood report. Kindly analyze my blood report and suggest me the treatment.  Read Full »

Dr. Farzana Roshan. M

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query and understand your concern. I have gone through your reports (attachment removed to protect the patient’s identity), your sugar level is high but your liver and renal function is quiet abnormal. Have you ever taken an abdominal scan? If not pleas...  Read Full »

My cholesterol levels are high, and I feel dizzy while lying down. Please suggest ayurvedic or herbal medicines.

Query: Hi doctor, I am 34 years old. Recently I checked my lipid profile total cholesterol was 275 and LDL was 195, Triglycerides-141, and HDL-52. I have avoided oily foods and deep oil fry and am only vegetarian. I feel dizzy while lying down on beds. Please suggest ayurvedic or herbal medicine to lower m...  Read Full »

Dr. Yogesh Chavan

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern. In your lipid profile report, total cholesterol and LDL (low density lipoprotein) cholesterol is elevated. The rise in lipid profile is mainly due to excess intake of an oily and fatty diet, sedentary lifestyle, decreased liver function, faul...  Read Full »

What is the probable reason for burning sensation of body as per ayurveda?

Query: Hello doctor, My father usually jogged every morning and does regular exercise. His bowels are not clear and the right side of his body has a burning sensation. As per the ayurvedic doctor, his cholesterol is increasing. So, please can you help me with some probable reasons for the above problem an...  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Burning sensation in the body can be due to Pitta dosha increase. Moreover, your doctor's advice regarding an increased cholesterol level and prescribed treatment are also right. You can follow the same prescription you are following. He has to take treatment regular...  Read Full »

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