This is for the people that want to increase their HDL.
I am not on TRT and my usual HDL is around 60 mg/dL.
About 1.5months ago, I started a diet with a high cheese consumption: 8 oz cheese daily = about 900 calories, out of about 2000 total daily calories (my diet is mainly cheese, rice...
Since starting TRT over 10 years ago, I have always for the most part had messed up blood panels such as HDL/LDL level.... For the past year I have been on Thyroid (Armour 2 grains per day) and my blood panels have come back all in range.... my LDL/HDL was near perfect... I started Thyroid to...
I am a 46 yo male, skinny-flabby, HIV positive (undetectable but with immune system that is still not recovered). I go to gym 4-5 days a week but often don't have the energy to finish the workout, muscles remain lame, strength does not increase, have no energy during the day and some fat in face...
Hi Guys been on Nelson's forum for a good while but like too make a very important post.
I been on T.R.T for 3 months & half on the Injection protocol prior to that it was 2 Months on Transdermal Compounded TEST Cream, going for a Cholesterol test soon.
By how much did your HDL values drop on...
New Guidelines: 2018 ACC/AHA Multisociety Guideline on the Management of Blood Cholesterol
NY Times article: HDL Cholesterol: Too Much of a Good Thing?
Instead of a cookie cutter approach to treating high LDL -C levels, tailor the treatment to the patient, with a stronger emphasis on...
Click here to learn what blood test variables to watch for when starting testosterone replacement and how to manage them when they get too low or too high:
The Journal of Urology
Volume 199, Issue 4, Supplement, April 2018, Page e1171
Sexual Function/Dysfunction: Medical, Hormonal & Non-surgical Therapy II
MP85-06 TOREMIFENE CITRATE IMPROVES HIGH-DENSITY LIPOPROTEIN LEVELS IN MEN ON TESTOSTERONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES...
Effects of dietary components on high-density lipoprotein measures in a cohort of 1,566 participants
Daniel Seung Kim, Amber A Burt, Jane E Ranchalis, Leah E Jarvik, Jason F Eintracht, Clement E Furlong and Gail P Jarvik
Nutrition & Metabolism
#1 — What is cholesterol?
#2 — What is the relationship between the cholesterol we eat and the cholesterol in our body?
#3 — Is cholesterol bad?
#4 — How does cholesterol move around our body?
#5 –How do we measure cholesterol?
#6 – How does cholesterol...
Before undergoing testosterone replacement therapy (TRT), it's vital to obtain a number of blood tests. The main blood tests to measure are: total and free testosterone, hematocrit, PSA, estradiol, HDL cholesterol, and others. Pre-treatment testing provides doctors with baseline values to...
This HDL lowering effect is seen at higher testosterone doses.
Relationship of plasma HDL-Cholesterol to testosterone, estradiol, and sex-hormone-binding globulin levels in men and women
James Semmens et al.
Volume 32, Issue 5, May 1983, Pages 428–432