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Goodbye Fasting Cholesterol

May 13th, 2016
Good news for those needing to have a cholesterol test!
Research has now shown that you don’t need to go without food for 8 hours beforehand. The results of the cholesterol test have been found to be virtually the same whether you are fasting or not according to a new study from Denmark, Canada and the US involving more than 300,000 individuals.
This news is very welcome for persons who are coming for medicals and need to have a routine cholesterol check as part of the medical. It means you can have your normal breakfast before you come.
Goodbye fasting cholesterol – we will not miss you. 
More info on the research.





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