Posted by Isaac David - Medical Content Writer on 1/28/2021 to Drug Information
Food has been a major source of joy and comfort for a lot of people, especially during quarantine and the holidays. Though eating like a king may be a pleasant experience for you, it may not be the same for your body. According to a National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, from 2015 to 2016, 12.4% of American adults had high total cholesterol, particularly in those aged 40-59 years old. However, elevated cholesterol levels may occur to anyone at any age. That said, knowing what cholesterol is and how to treat it is important.