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High Cholesterol


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Comment from: Plantus, 35-44 Male (Patient) Published: May 12

I was experiencing consistent chest pain and numbness in hands and feet when sleeping. These symptoms necessitated my visit to the hospital where a series of tests were conducted. It was detected that my cholesterol level was too high.


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