Knowing your cholesterol number may save your life

Reporter: Amy Oshier Writer: Matias Abril
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Every 33 seconds, a life is lost to cardiovascular disease, making it the primary cause of death for people.

Understanding your cholesterol level plays a crucial role in determining your risk, but one aspect of cholesterol frequently goes overlooked during screenings, and it might hold the key to identifying the potential of experiencing a heart attack at a younger age.

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