Genetic counselor, Heather Zierhut, explains how familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) causes inherited high cholesterol. FH is the most common genetic condition that causes high cholesterol. Left untreated, FH causes early heart disease including heart attacks.

This video provides a unique explanation for how the “snow plows” of the LDL-clearance process works. Check it out!

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