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Nonfasting vs. fasting cholesterol goals

What are the recommended goals for nonfasting cholesterol levels? Since we spend most of our life in a nonfasting state, shouldn’t we be more concerned about nonfasting levels than we are about fasting ones?—Bradley Hope, MD, Santa Barbara, Calif. Since total serum cholesterol levels vary very little from the fasting to the nonfasting state, it…

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