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Passing high cholesterol on to your children

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(WVVA) – High Cholesterol can be passed on to children.

A new study spanning three generations found if a mother has high L-D-L or bad cholesterol before she go pregnant, her children were almost five times as likely to have high cholesterol as adults.

Researchers say they still need to determine why.

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