https://www.healthywomen.org/condition/cholesterol

OverviewHigh blood cholesterol is a major women's health issue. ... because high LDL cholesterol levels are a contributing factor to heart disease, which develops over years. ... Average: 50 to 60 mg/dL for women; 40 to 50 mg/dL for men

https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/healthy-woman/nutrition-fitness/why-cholesterol-matters-for-women

This is a problem because women's cholesterol levels can fluctuate quite a bit ... and a woman's HDL cholesterol level ideally should be greater than 50 mg/dl. ... pecans, almonds and hazelnuts; Olive oil – drizzle lightly over your salads and ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/315900.php

Feb 20, 2017 ... There are three types of cholesterol: HDL or good cholesterol, LDL or bad ... Over time, a person's body tends to produce more cholesterol, ...

https://medlineplus.gov/cholesterollevelswhatyouneedtoknow.html

HDL, 50mg/dL or higher ... It also raises your HDL (good) cholesterol level. ... After the age of menopause, women's LDL (bad) cholesterol levels tend to rise.

https://www.healthline.com/health/high-cholesterol/levels-by-age

Jan 14, 2019 ... Finally, total cholesterol includes a triglycerides count. ... Ideal is 60 or higher; 40 or higher for men and 50 or higher for women is acceptable ...

https://www.lahey.org/lhmc/department/cardiovascular-medicine/conditions-we-treat/cholesterol-in-women-and-seniors/

Other blood fats, such as triglycerides and LDL (bad) cholesterol may start to rise. As a result, most women over age 55 have unhealthy levels of cholesterol as ...

https://genneve.com/prime-women-cholesterol-screenings/

from prime women | why women over 50 need cholesterol screenings ... And, post-menopause, cholesterol levels can change: good (HDL) cholesterol may ...

http://www.shastacollege.edu/Student%20Services/Dean%20of%20Students/Health%20%20Wellness/Pages/9628.aspx

Your total blood cholesterol is the number you normally receive with your test results. ... every five years-or more often if you're a man over 45 or a woman over 55. ... In the average man, HDL cholesterol levels range from 40 to 50 mg/dL.

https://www.livestrong.com/article/488117-what-is-the-average-cholesterol-for-a-56-year-old-woman/

Your blood naturally contains two types of cholesterol, a good kind called HDL ... Levels over 240 more than double a woman's risk of developing coronary artery disease. ... This research indicates that women in their 50s and 60s, a time when  ...

https://www.sharecare.com/health/cholesterol/what-should-cholesterol-levels-woman

The lower your HDL level, the higher your heart disease risk. In women, a level less than 50 mg/dL is a major risk factor for heart disease. An HDL level of 60 ...