High blood cholesterol can be improved by changing the lifestyle and diet. High blood cholesterol doesn’t show any kind of signs. There is a high chance of risk factor for cardiovascular disease. This will eventually lead to a heart attack or a stroke. The Ayurvedic treatment procedures help the patient’s medical condition to feel fine. Unhealthy levels of cholesterol are almost linked to a poor diet, physical inactivity, smoking, stress, drinking alcohol excessively, obesity/being overweight, age and heredity.
Two types of cholesterol are:
- LDL cholesterol is called “Bad cholesterol”, because elevated levels of LDL cholesterol are associated with an increased risk of coronary heart disease.
- HDL cholesterol is called the “Good cholesterol” because HDL cholesterol particles prevent atherosclerosis by extracting cholesterol from the artery walls and disposing of them through the liver.