Heart Health

About This Health Centre

Heart disease and stroke are the leading causes of death among Canadians - and many people don't know they're at risk. But it's not hard to stay healthy and fit if you know what to do. Learn about how to stay healthy, recognize risk factors, and understand and deal with cardiovascular problems when they occur. For additional health information, please talk to your Costco Pharmacist.

Heart Health

You, your doctor, and your cholesterol levels

Are you reaching your cholesterol targets? Find out what cholesterol targets are, why it's so important to reach them, and how you can work with your doctor to reach your targets.

What do the cholesterol targets mean?

Cholesterol targets are the cholesterol levels you need to reach in order to reduce your risk of heart disease and its complications (such as heart attacks and strokes). Learn more about cholesterol targets and why it's so important to reach them. more...

How to reach your cholesterol targets

You can reach your cholesterol targets by following your treatment plan and keeping track of your cholesterol levels. Learn more. more...

Staying motivated to reach your targets

Reaching your targets is hard work, but it's worth it. Find out how to get the motivation you need to stay on track. more...

Talking to your doctor about cholesterol targets

Learn the 3 things you should discuss with your doctor to get the most out of your cholesterol treatment. more...


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