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What does HDL stand for?

HDL stands for High Density Lipoprotein (so-called "good" cholesterol)

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TSX:LPX), Ottawa, Canada, a biopharmaceutical company specializing in developing advanced products related to High Density Lipoprotein (HDL), often called "good cholesterol," has provided an update on its preparations for its Phase I/II clinical trial of its lead compound CRD5, being developed for the treatment of dyslipidemia and heart disease.
We may have no control over the genetic hand we're dealt, but we have plenty of control over lifestyle choices that may give us the same high density lipoprotein protection against cardiovascular disease, making running and diet your ticket to the 100 club.
On the prevention side, this H20 may be the next prescription for cardio health, to "give your heart a healthy start", in that magnesium appears to better support triglyceride-lowering and high density lipoprotein (HDL) to low density lipoprotein (LDL) ratios as well as abate platelet aggregation.
On the prevention side, this H20 may be the next prescription for cardio health, to "give your heart a healthy start", in that magnesium appears to better support triglyceride-lowering and high density lipoprotein (HDL) to low density lipoprotein (LDL) ratios as well as abate platelet aggregation.