High Cholesterol

Five Things You Probably Don't Know About Cholesterol

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Question 1 of 5

What is the number one cause for coronary heart disease and heart attack in the U.S. today

  • AHigh cholesterol
  • BHigh triglycerides
  • CDiabetes
  • DHigh blood pressure
  • ESmall LDL particles

Question 2 of 5

True or False: When your doctor tells you your LDL cholesterol, it was measured from the blood sample taken.

  • ATrue
  • BFalse

Question 3 of 5

True or false: High triglycerides >150 mg/dl cause

  • ATrue
  • BFalse
  • CTrue and false

Question 4 of 5

True or false: Reducing LDL cholesterol eliminates any danger posed by low HDL cholesterol (

  • ATrue
  • BFalse

Question 5 of 5

True or false: Low total cholesterol always means low risk for heart attack.

  • ATrue
  • BFalse