ASK THE DOC: Is high cholesterol really something to worry about?

QUESTION: Is high cholesterol really something to worry about? ANSWER: Well…let’s try to understand what cholesterol is first. It is naturally produced in the liver but also comes from the food we eat, specifically from animal sources like meat, poultry, and dairy products. Cholesterol travels in our bloodstream through lipoproteins. Particles that are made of […]