Third have high bad cholesterol; half get treated -Associated Press- By Mike Stobbe – (Tuesday, February 1, 2011) –

by drsjbecker on February 4, 2011

Only about half of U.S. adults with high levels of bad cholesterol get treatment for it. Worse, not all those treated are managing to control the problem, according to a new government report.

In all, as many as two out of three Americans with high levels of bad cholesterol do not have their problem under control, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday.    http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_MED_CDC_CHOLESTEROL?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2011-02-01-17-14-03

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