WHAT IS CHOLESTEROL?
It’s a waxy substance found in your blood.
The body needs cholesterol to build healthy cell, but high levels of cholesterol leads to the risk of heart disease.
• Less than 200 mg/dl — Desirable level that puts you at lower risk for coronary heart disease.
• 200 to 239 mg/dl — Borderline high
• 240 mg/dl and above — High blood cholesterol.
WHAT LEADS TO AN INCREASE IN HIGH CHOLESTEROL-?
Cholesterol is carried through the blood which is attached to proteins- this combination is called a lipoprotein.
There are three types of cholesterol-
1. LDL- the “BAD” cholesterol transport cholesterol particles throughout the body.
These build in the wall of arteries make them HARD AND NARROW.
2. HDL– the “GOOD” cholesterol picks up excess cholesterol and takes it back to the liver.
3. VLDL– These carry cholesterol from the liver to organs and tissues in the body. They are a combination of triglycerides & cholesterol.
Lipid profile also measures TRIGLYCERIDES (Fat in the blood) and also increases the risk of heart disease.
Other medical condition which leads to high cholesterol- are CKD, DM, HIV/AIDS, HYPOTHYROID ETC.
FACTORS THAT INCREASED THE RISK FACTORS ARE-
1. Poor diet
3. Lack of exercise
High cholesterol can cause a dangerous accumulation of cholesterol in the arteries (atherosclerosis) this reduces the blood flow of arteries causing – chest pain, heart attack, and stroke.
A blood test is the only way to detect cholesterol.
How does Homeopathy help to cure cholesterol?
The Homeopathic goal is lower cholesterol level and prevents risk factors like coronary heart disease. This treatment can help to reduce the LDL level and inc. HDL levels by helping the body to heal the underlying illness High blood cholesterol is supposed to be a constitutional disease, so treatment also should be constitutional. Normal levels can be absolutely attained and maintained if Homeopathic treatment is started. Drugs used in Homeopathy are safe, natural, and without any side effects. In Homeopathy, medicines are highly individualized to the patient and this will help lower LDL cholesterol and triglycerides & raise HDL cholesterol. It also helps in enhancing the immune system.
HOMEOPATHIC MEDICINE FOR HIGH CHOLESTEROL:-
1. Chelidonium is Prominent for a liver conditions. Especially in cases of jaundice due to hepatic and gall bladder obstruction and liver enlargement.
2. Closterium- This is mostly recommended for higher cholesterol levels. Works well in CA Liver and obstinate hepatic engorgement.
3. Phosphorous- Blood extravasations; fatty degenerations, cirrhosis, and caries, are pathological states.
Remedy for destructive metabolism, yellow atrophy of the liver, and sub-acute hepatitis.
4. Crataegus oxyacanthine- This is a homeopathic cholesterol remedy as a cardiac tonic. Remedy for insomnia, anemia, high arterial tension, irregular pulse, and breathing. Have a solvent power on deposits in the arteries, Urine diabetes. Have a solvent power upon crustaceous and calcareous deposits in arteries.
OTHER REMEDIES ARE- NUX VOMICA, PSORINUM, BERBERIS VULGARIS ETC.
Homeo Care Clinic:-
Dr. Vaseem Choudhary along with his team has treated many patients successfully for cholesterol so if you are seeking your cure, please visit our center for further assistance.
Such as many more patients recovered from Homeopathy at the Homeo Care Clinic. If you have any health problems, you may need to follow a special diet plan. Dr. Vaseem Choudhary has given a complete diet chart for various diseases.