Cholesterol charts take into consideration the levels of four main compounds in blood, which include total cholesterol; high density lipoprotein, or HDL; low density lipoprotein, or LDL, and triglycerides, notes Choleste... More »

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Websites such as eMedicineHealth contain charts indicating the healthy levels of LDL and HDL cholesterol in the bloodstream. Low-density lipoprotein levels should remain below 100 milligrams per deciliter for optimal hea... More »

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An LDL-HDL ratio chart provides information regarding the relationship between "bad" cholesterol and "good" cholesterol, respectively. A chart may also indicate the relationship between your HDL and total cholesterol lev... More »

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High density lipoprotein, abbreviated HDL, is considered "good" cholesterol because it carries dangerous low density lipoprotein, abbreviated LDL, to the liver to be broken down and eliminated from the body. What makes L... More »

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Websites such as eMedicineHealth contain charts indicating the healthy levels of LDL and HDL cholesterol in the bloodstream. Low-density lipoprotein levels should remain below 100 milligrams per deciliter for optimal hea... More »

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Incorporating healthy fats into a diet plan, such as omega-3 fatty acids found in fish and nuts, is helpful for improving high-density lipoprotein, or HDL, and low-density lipoprotein, or LDL, ratios, according to Mayo C... More »

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Total cholesterol is calculated by adding together low-density lipoprotein, or LDL; high-density lipoprotein, or HDL; and very low-density lipoprotein, or VLDL, notes MedicineNet. In the United States, cholesterol levels... More »

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