When "Bad" Cholesterol gets Too Low.

Updated: Jul 13, 2019

If something is truly "bad" isn't the lower the better?

The New York Times recently summarized new - but not surprising - findings - LDL that is too low presents a significant stroke risk.


Interestingly, the level that creates this massive increase in hemorrhagic stroke is a LDL target that your doctor wants you to achieve! https://tinyurl.com/yydhmbeb

Summary: Take your statin drug - lower your LDL per doctor's order - Increase Stroke risk dramatically

This is not a small study and included 96,043 people for an average of nine years.