Familial Hypercholesterolemia Awareness Day 2018

Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH) is an hereditary disease which, despite being treatable, is vastly underdiagnosed. Individuals with FH have a reduced ability to remove LDL-cholesterol from the blood, and an increased risk of heart disease, stroke, and potentially fatal cardiac events. September 24th is FH Awareness Day, where the aim is to raise awareness and understanding …

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