"Bad" cholesterol levels decline in study of U.S. adults

11/18/2009 | Reuters

The rate of high LDL cholesterol fell from about 32% to 21% from 1999 to 2006, according to data from a study of 7,000 U.S. adults. However, researchers said cholesterol screening rates didn't change much and remained at less than 70%.

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