What is cholesterol? Types of cholesterol. What raises cholesterol levels? Rick factors for raised cholesterol. Testing. Medical treatment. The drawbacks of statin treatment. Lowering cholesterol by diet. Curbing pre-formed cholesterol. Minding your omega-6s and omega-3s. Majoring on monounsaturated fats. Getting your five-a-day. Flushing with fibre. Losing weight. Exercising control. Living healthily. Super supplements. Lower your cholesterol in 12 weeks: Week 1 Eat more fruit and veg; Week 2 Eat more oily fish; Week 3 Eat less salt; Week 4 Eat less trans fat; Week 5 Eat less saturated fat and cholesterol; Week 6 Eat more vegetarian meals; Week 7 Eat more whole grains; Week 8 Eat more nuts and seeds; Week 9 Eat more plant sterols/stanols; Week 10 Eat fewer omega-6s; Week 11 Eat more high-ORAC fruit and veg; Week 12 Relax! Charts: Cholesterol charts; Reward charts; Health charts. Resources: Glossary; Useful websites. Index.