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    Feb 27, 2012, 01:11 PM
    What does high good cholesterol mean?
    I am a 56 year old woman and just recently had a physical. I had very high good cholesterol and fairly high bad cholesterol. What does this mean? What am I doing to get the good high cholesterol?
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    Feb 27, 2012, 02:24 PM
    If you have high good cholesterol you are less likely to have strokes or heart attacks.

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