Airing weekdays at 7:30 A.M. on

Airing weekdays at 7:30 A.M. on

What if you had high cholesterol but diet, exercise and commonly used medications couldn’t lower your cholesterol to a recommended level? This frightening condition is real. It’s called HoFH or Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia, and people inherit it from both of their parents. Watch this “Behind the Mystery: Rare and Genetic Diseases” segment as we talk with Dr. Pamela Morris, Cardiologist, Amanda, a 20 year old patient, and Katherine Wilemon from the FH Foundation about the signs, symptoms and what everyone should know about this condition – including that there are treatment options that have been approved in the last year for adults with this disorder.

Home

Frontpage

Supported by Aegerion Pharmaceuticals

Stay tuned for tips on home organization, family-friendly recipes, fiber supplements, and hypothyroidism. 

Blister packs over bottles — a small change in medication adherence can have a big impact on treatment success when managing hypothyroidism.

Metamucil® is the only leading fiber supplement brand that contains 100% natural psyllium husk, a great source of both soluble and insoluble fiber.