What Is Normal Cholesterol For A 16 Year Old?

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What Is Normal Cholesterol For A 16 Year Old?

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Hi TwitterFann,

Here are the recommendations of the American Heart Association:

Total cholesterol less than 200
HDL cholesterol at least > 40, ideally > 60
LDL cholesterol at least less than 130, ideally less than 100
Triglycerides less than 150

All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

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