Lake Oswego, OR
A member asked:
34 year old male
cholesterol 162 mg/dl
hdl 40 mg/dl
ldl 103 mg/dl
triglyceride,nonfasting 136 mg/dl
cholesterol, non-hdl 122 mg/dl
am i doing alright?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
HDL a bit low..: Outside your HDL being a bit low, your numbers look pretty good. Your HDL should be a little bit higher, and would be great if it was above 65. Regular cardiovascular exercise can help to raise this.
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