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    Exciting News for WebMD Members!

    We've been busy behind the scenes building new message boards for you. You'll have new and easier ways to find messages, connect with others, and share your stories.

    And, this will all be available on your smartphone or other mobile device!

    What Do You Need to Do?

    The message board you're used to will be closing in the coming weeks. While many of your boards will be making the move to our new home, your posts will not. Want to keep a discussion going? Save posts you want to continue (this includes your member profile story), so that you can re-post them in the new message boards.

    Keep an eye here and on your email inbox, we'll be back in touch soon to give you all the information you need!

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    Take the Cholesterol Check Challenge!
    Haylen_WebMD_Staff posted:
    Do you know your cholesterol numbers? If so, please click the link below to share your results in our Cholesterol Community Challenge:

    WebMD Cholesterol Check Challenge

    If not, what are you waiting for? Did you know that too much cholesterol in your blood can build up in artery walls and cause a process called atherosclerosis , a form of heart disease? Get your cholesterol test before the end of December and post your results in the WebMD Cholesterol Community Challenge .

    Check out two new features from the WebMD Heart Health Center to help you understand cholesterol numbers, LDL, HDL, and triglycerides:

    Beyond Cholesterol: 14 Ways to Lower Triglycerides

    Cholesterol Quiz: What Do Your Numbers Mean?


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