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When Your Blood Cholesterol Is High, You Will Feel Pain In The Following Body Parts

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According to healthline Millions of people throughout the world deal with high cholesterol every day. Consequences of the condition include but are not limited to heart failure, cardiac arrest, stroke, coronary artery disease, atherosclerosis, and ultimately death. As a result, there has been a concerted effort to disseminate information about the disease, its symptoms, and treatment options over the Internet.

An article on Healthline.com states that high cholesterol is sometimes called a “silent” health problem. Due to the fact that the affected person typically shows no symptoms of illness until the level becomes excessively high.

However, in the advanced stages of high cholesterol, a few symptoms usually emerge, prompting patients to seek medical help.

When the body’s normal blood flow is impeded, high cholesterol symptoms often first manifest. The affected individual may feel pain in numerous parts of his body as a result of this. Ignoring these warnings could have fatal results. Look at it here down below.

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1. discomfort or pain in the chest. High cholesterol levels have been linked to atherosclerosis, or a hardening of the arteries that deliver blood to the heart. Atherosclerosis is the medical term for this condition.

Because of the decreased blood flow to the heart, the sufferer may have chest pain. This type of chest discomfort is known medically as angina pectoris. It is also possible that coronary artery disease is to blame for this angina pectoris.

Tenseness and ache in the jaw and neck –

Getting your cholesterol checked is something you should do if you are overweight and have been experiencing pain in the jaw and neck for a long time with no apparent cause.

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When an artery supplying blood to the brain becomes blocked or restricted, it often causes pain in the jaw and neck. Here is where the common carotid artery begins its journey to the brain.

Leg and foot pain, especially during exertion, is a common symptom of poor circulation. A accumulation of cholesterol in the arteries supplying blood to the legs is the root cause of peripheral artery disease (PAD). This will cause pain and numbness in your legs.

High cholesterol is a disorder that needs close monitoring. If you want to be on the safe side, you should check your level once every three months.

Maintain a healthy weight with regular exercise and a nutritious diet. Eliminate trans fats and replace them with polyunsaturated fats and healthy foods like fruits, vegetables, and whole grains

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