Ep. 92 - Should you do a longer fast before bloodwork? | Will fasting lower your cholesterol? | Fasting effects on triglycerides, HDL, LDL | What is "remnant cholesterol"? | Free Intermittent Fasting Plan for OMAD

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By Scott Watier, Dr. Scott Watier, and Tommy Welling. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Dr. Scott and Tommy dive deep into cholesterol and how fasting affects bloodwork numbers in the short and long term. There are many misconceptions and evolving guidelines for cholesterol and determining risk for cardiovascular disease, which also vary in different parts of the world. These topics are discussed with a focus on optimizing health through fasting.

https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/farewell-fasting-cholesterol-test-201606169784

https://betabios.com/debunked/cholesterol/remnant-cholesterol/

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