Have you been told by your family physician that your cholesterol level is too high and it is time to make a change? For many of us eating the right foods and exercising just is not enough. Lipitor can help keep cholesterol levels down in people that cannot make changes in their lifestyle, and it can help those that can, but still have high cholesterol anyways. High cholesterol levels increase your chance for heart disease. By keeping control of these levels your risk factors are reduced tremendously. Sometimes high cholesterol has nothing to do with your lifestyle because it is something that runs in your family. Lipitor can help you live a more normal and happy life style without the constantly having to be aware of your high cholesterol levels. It is best to use Lipitor while on a low fat diet and some form of exercise plan to aid in reducing your cholesterol level.