https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/wellness-and-prevention/why-cholesterol-matters-for-women

Many women are at risk for high cholesterol. ... should be less than 100 mg/dl, and a woman's HDL cholesterol level ideally should be greater than 50 mg/dl.

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-cholesterol/in-depth/hdl-cholesterol/art-20046388

Oct 24, 2018 ... Higher levels of HDL cholesterol are associated with a lower risk of ... Women, Less than 50 mg/dL (1.3 mmol/L), 60 mg/dL (1.6 mmol/L) or ...

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

Jan 14, 2019 ... HDL is considered “good” cholesterol because it helps protect you from ... 40 or higher for men and 50 or higher for women is acceptable, Less ...

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

OverviewHigh blood cholesterol is a major women's health issue. One in ... Looking at the effects of high cholesterol over the full lifespan and identifying and treating the ... Average: 50 to 60 mg/dL for women; 40 to 50 mg/dL for men ... Non -HDL cholesterol is a good predictor of cardiovascular disease risk, and it is a better ...

https://www.webmd.com/cholesterol-management/guide/hdl-cholesterol-the-good-cholesterol

Jul 17, 2018 ... WebMD looks at HDL cholesterol, or. ... Good cholesterol, bad cholesterol: what's the difference? Is there a "naughty and nice" list for ...

https://labtestsonline.org/tests/hdl-cholesterol

Jun 23, 2016 ... High-density lipoprotein (HDL) is considered good cholesterol ... A higher level of blood HDL-C is usually associated with a lower risk of ...

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

Feb 20, 2017 ... There are three types of cholesterol: HDL or good cholesterol, LDL or bad cholesterol, and total cholesterol. Read this article to find out the ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/318598.php

Aug 1, 2017 ... High-density lipoprotein (HDL) is often referred to as the 'good' ... about 4 tablespoons (50 ml) of high-polyphenol extra virgin olive oil every ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2971704/

Nov 17, 2009 ... HDL assembly begins with the secretion of lipid-poor apolipoprotein A-I .... study of 541 initially premenopausal women aged 42 to 50 years, ...

https://www.health.harvard.edu/newsletter_article/Up_with_HDL_the_good_cholesterol

Jun 1, 2008 ... While attention to cholesterol has largely focused on lowering LDL ... In women, HDL levels below 50 mg/dL increase the risk of heart disease.