Is banana good for high cholesterol?
Periodic blood cholesterol screening and health risk assessment programs at the worksite through occupational health clinics, health fairs, and other activities can provide blood cholesterol information to employees. Employees who have elevated values should get therapeutic lifestyle counseling and be referred to clinical care for follow-up. Health care professionals or human resources staff can provide information about the benefits and availability of screening to encourage and motivate employees to be screened. One-on-one education and lifestyle counseling with clinical referral and follow-up should be provided for employees who were determined to have high blood cholesterol. A lifestyle management program is an ongoing series of services designed to teach and counsel participants how to make healthy choices, such as exercise, diet, and tobacco cessation