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High Cholesterol and FH

“If someone is diagnosed with FH, everyone needs to be tested in the family — everyone is under threat, even if they’re apparently perfectly healthy. Everyone needs to have a lipid panel done, they need their lipid numbers.” Blair has one major message for everyone: “FH is not curable, but it is 100 percent treatable if caught at the pediatric stage,” she said. “High cholesterol is not benign. It’s a fit-as-a-fiddle person’s issue. It’s a child’s issue. It is absolutely necessary to save these children’s lives.” 21


High Cholesterol and FH
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