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Familial Hypercholesterolemia: Making Sense of Family Heart Disease

Many people develop high cholesterol as they get older. But if you have familial hypercholesterolemia, or FH, your low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol is dangerously high early in life – often from birth.

Use this handout to learn more about FH, the two types, how they are treated, and questions to ask your health care team.


CardioSmart is supported in part by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals.