Cholesterol level charts by age contain cholesterol level guidelines for either adults or children and teens. There are different charts for these two populations because desirable triglyceride and cholesterol levels are... More »

Women at the age of 50 should aim for a total blood cholesterol level of below 200 milligrams per deciliter of blood. More importantly, they should aim for an LDL cholesterol level of below 70 mg per dL, especially if th... More » Health Nutrition & Diets

The perfect total cholesterol level is below 200 milligrams per deciliter says WebMD. In addition, the cholesterol ratio also needs to be referenced because if the number is high because of a high level of low-density li... More » Health Medical Ranges & Levels

Cholesterol ratio is determined by dividing a person's total cholesterol level by his HDL cholesterol level, explains Mayo Clinic. Calculating cholesterol ratio helps determine an individual's risk for developing heart d... More » Health Medical Ranges & Levels

The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or CDC, and the Baylor College of Medicine are online sources that provide charts of body mass index, or BMI, for young children and teens up to age 20. Both ... More » Health Medical Ranges & Levels

A cholesterol chart shows a person's total cholesterol level, low-density lipoprotein level, high-density lipoprotein level and triglycerides level, according to WebMD. These numbers are obtained through a lipid profile ... More » Health Medical Ranges & Levels

The ideal cholesterol number for adults above the age of 20 is 180mg/dl, according to the American Heart Association. The score for blood cholesterol levels are determined for adults by combining the amount of good chole... More » Health Medical Ranges & Levels