I recently had a physical for work, and my only abnormal result was high cholesterol. The night before the test I had an atypically high-fat dinner (steak and loaded baked potato with 4 pints of beer and dessert) within 12 hours of the test. While I'm trying to lose a bit of weight, overall I try to eat healthy and run 17-22 miles a week. Could my meal have slightly skewed my ldl levels and/or triglycerides? Is it worth having the test run again? I currently have no individual insurance and don't know if I'm overreacting.