Cardiovascular Health testing

With cardiovascular disease being a leading cause of death in the U.S. it is vitally important to assess the health of your heart and vasculature.  Advanced Lipoprotein testing assesses the various sizes of LDL and HDL particles.  It is an in depth look at your risk factors for Cardiovascular disease.  Knowing your cholesterol levels is only a small piece in the big picture of evaluating heart health. 50% of people with normal cholesterol have heart attacks.  What is the correlation?   LPP testing looks at the size of LDL and HDL particles to assess your risk.  Smaller particles as well as increased number of particles indicates a greater risk.  In this case size does matter.