The Drive with Peter Attia — Tom Dayspring (5)

On: Part V of V: Lp(a), inflammation, oxLDL, remnants, and more. Episode: 24 Date: October 2018 Key Subjects: Lp(a) is a particularly high risk lipoprotein.Genetic.Important to know your Lp(a) mass or particle count.Three factors contributing to increased risk of CVD.Cholesterol,

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On: Part IV of V: statins, ezetimibe, PCSK9 inhibitors, niacin, cholesterol and the brain. Episode: 23 Date: October 2018 Key Subjects: Only drugs proven to reduce both cholesterol and CVD events are the ones that target increasing the clearance of

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On: Part III of V: HDL, reverse cholesterol transport, CETP inhibitors, and apolipoproteins. Episode: 22 Date: October 2018 Key Subjects: Old school view of cholesterol transport overly simplified:Forward cholesterol transport (FCT).Delivery of cholesterol by VLDL, LDL and chylomicrons to the

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On: Part II of V: Lipid metrics, lipid measurements, and cholesterol regulation. Episode: 21 Date: July 2018 Key Subjects: Lipid basics.Lipoproteins are needed to carry lipids around the bloodstream.The lipids carried primarily include triglycerides, cholesterol, phospholipids.Various types of lipoproteins.Based on

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On: Part I of V: An introduction to lipidology. Episode: 20 Date: October 2018 Key Subjects: Mostly personal introduction to Tom Dayspring.Discussion on benefits of fasting:Most powerful way to deplete glycogen and insulin.Turn nutrient sensing organelles and molecules off.Don’t want

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