High Cholesterol Symptoms

High cholesterol symptoms are usually rare.

I found out I had high cholesterol during a routine annual exam when I thought I was the picture of health.

This picture of me was taken when I had high cholesterol.

Don't assume you are immune to this health condition. Find out about all of the high cholesterol risk factors.

WARNING: The first symptom of high cholesterol may be a heart attack, stroke, or peripheral vascular disease.


  1. Be sure to have your yearly checkups (even if you feel fine).
  2. Have your cholesterol levels checked.
  3. Adapt a healthy lifestyle of good nutrition and regular exercise.


Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics. American Heart Association, 2005 Update