A 18-year-old female asked:
I went vegan few months back and got a full body blood test. my total cholesterol was 117 and hdl - 39 and ldl- 69. what does this mean?
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Internal Medicine 12 years experience
Cholesterol levels: Congratulations those are very healthy levels! Generally, an LDL of less than 160 is recommended. Patient with other health problems such as diabetes or heart disease should aim for a level of less than 100.
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