UK Heart Health

The Cholesterol Conundrum - How Heart Health Concerns All in the UK

Dr Sarah Schenker | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Sarah Schenker

Cholesterol is the single greatest risk factor for coronary heart disease (CHD), responsible for nearly half of all heart disease-related deaths in the UK. Cholesterol is also a major risk factor in stroke, contributing to a higher risk of cardiovascular disease associated with diabetes and obesity.