Were you looking for information about Cholesterol? Cholestarol is a common misspelling of cholesterol.
Cholesterol is a substance that is found in all of the cells of the body. This substance is used to hold cells together and to make hormones, vitamin D, and substances that help you digest foods. The body needs cholesterol to work properly; however, too much can cause problems. Having too much cholesterol in the blood is known as high cholesterol. A blood cholesterol test is used to determine cholesterol levels.
(For more information, click Cholesterol. This article offers an overview of cholesterol, including information on the different types of cholesterol and how the body uses this substance to function properly. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)