High cholesterol in the blood of young people



Brandon Wilson, attorney for FH, Florida.

Peter Gaskin, MD, pediatric cardiologist, University of Maryland Children’s Hospital; Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University of Maryland, Baltimore.

Mary B. McGowan, MD, chief medical officer, FH; Cardiologist, Dartmouth Hitchcock, Lebanon, New Hampshire.

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: “Cholesterol,” “High Cholesterol: What You Need to Know.”

American Heart Association: “Causes of High Cholesterol,” “Family Hypercholesterolemia (FH),” “Common Misconceptions About Cholesterol.”

FH Foundation: “What is familial hypercholesterolemia?” “How do I know I have FH?” Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH), “Do You #KnowFH?”

MedlinePlus: “Cholesterol Levels.”