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I am so confused. One doctor tells me cholesterol is good. Another doctor tells me cholesterol is bad. Total 241 HDL 104 LDL 128. Who is to trust?

Very good. An HDL is the "good" cholesterol, which is protective against heart disease. An HDL that high is wonderful! The LDL is the "bad" cholesterol. The recommended levels depend on your other medical problems. For a person with no other medical problems, your LDL is good. If your diabetic or have prior heart disease, the ideal LDL is less than 70. Read more...

My doctor says to take statin at bedtime because cholesterol is produced more at sleep. Does that mean both HDL and LDL are produced at night?

No and no. Please , it seems there's been a misunderstanding. Have your doctor re answer your question. If its the same answer, please see someone else. Read more...
Gall bladder. Gall bladder and liver works at night by using fats from heavy meals to convert cholesterol into bile - if there is not sufficient b6, b3, carnitine they cause high cholesterol, ldl(high) and HDL (low) respectively. Fatty meals typically are later part of day - hope this helps. Read more...