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Please help, how much mg of cholesterol does 1 calorie contain?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
125 mg: To the best of my knowledge, cholesterol, which is a fat, has 8 calories per gram. Dividing 1000 mg by 8, we get 125 mg per calorie. If anyone knows a better answer, please correct me!

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