For decades, the mantra of government health agencies and clinicians has often been one of low-fat, low-cholesterol diets, with the goal of reducing your risk of heart attacks. But what if there’s more to it than that?

With some name-brand cholesterol-lowering medications costing hundreds of dollars per month, according to Healthcare Bluebook, clients might appreciate learning more about cholesterol and heart disease.

Consider sharing this article  with your clients so they can learn more about cholesterol, along with small steps they can take toward living healthier. It’s also a great segue for revisiting conversations about setting money aside for unexpected health expenses.