https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-cholesterol/expert-answers/cholesterol-ratio/faq-20058006

Feb 20, 2018 ... Non-HDL cholesterol may be more important than cholesterol ratio. ... your total cholesterol level or even your low-density lipoprotein (LDL, or "bad") cholesterol level. ... subtracts your high-density lipoprotein (HDL, or "good") cholesterol ... An optimal level of non-HDL cholesterol is less than 130 milligrams ...

https://www.healthline.com/health/cholesterol-ratio

Jul 27, 2017 ... Because women often have higher levels of good cholesterol, their ... their cholesterol ratio — one number — than their HDL, LDL, and total ...

https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/encyclopedia/content.aspx?ContentTypeID=167&ContentID=lipid_panel_hdl_ratio

Total cholesterol is a measurement of both good and bad cholesterol. LDL cholesterol moves cholesterol into your arteries. HDL cholesterol moves cholesterol ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/321484.php

Apr 12, 2018 ... HDL or good cholesterol can move LDL cholesterol from the blood to the liver, which breaks it down for disposal as waste. HDL cholesterol is ...

https://www.medicinenet.com/hdl_vs_ldl_cholesterol_differences/article.htm

HDL (high-density lipoprotein, or “good” cholesterol) and LDL (low-density lipoprotein, or “bad” cholesterol) are two types of lipoproteins that carry cholesterol to ...

https://www.health.harvard.edu/heart-health/making-sense-of-cholesterol-tests

Apr 2, 2018 ... But total cholesterol includes both "good" high-density lipoprotein (HDL) ... you may have unhealthy levels of HDL (too low) and LDL and VLDL ...

https://www.rxlist.com/hdl_vs_ldl_cholesterol_differences/article.htm

Cholesterol is a fat-like (lipid-like) ...

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

May 9, 2019 ... Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol is considered “bad” ... In most cases, the formula provides a good estimate of the LDL-C, but it ...

https://www.emedicinehealth.com/hdl_good_vs_ldl_bad_cholesterol/article_em.htm

Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like waxy substance that the body needs to make vitamin D, hormones, and substances that help digestion. HDL (

https://www.webmd.com/cholesterol-management/finding-the-ideal-cholesterol-ratio

Increase HDL ("good") cholesterol levels and decrease LDL ("bad") cholesterol by getting ...