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Cholesterol Levels

Cholesterol Levels

Lipids
Normal Levels
MgDL
Negligible Levels
MgDL
Danger Levels
MgDL
Cholesterol 200 200-239 240
Tryglycerids 150 150-200 200
HDL Less than 40 mg/dL
A major risk factor for heart disease
40—59 mg/dL
The higher, the better
60 mg/dL and higher
Considered protective against heart disease
LDL 60-129 135-159 160-189