Thursday, July 2, 2015

New Study Says Half of U.S. Hispanics With High Cholesterol Unaware They Have It

Nearly half of Hispanic people in the United States with high cholesterol levels aren't aware they have the health problem and more than two-thirds who are aware aren't being treated, a new study indicates.
Reviewing data from more than 16,000 Hispanics between the ages of 18 and 74, the researchers found that about 44 percent of men and 40 percent of women had high cholesterol, greater proportions overall than among the general U.S. population. Read more here.

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