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Health Journey Support | Blood Test for Cholesterol

A blood test for cholesterol, called a fasting lipoprotein profile, measures your levels of total cholesterol; LDL, also known as "bad” cholesterol; HDL, also known as "good” cholesterol; and a type of fat in your blood called triglycerides. This video describes the ideal test results for your blood cholesterol levels, and the risk factors for coronary heart disease.

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A blood test for cholesterol, called a fasting lipoprotein profile, measures your levels of total cholesterol; LDL, also known as "bad” cholesterol; HDL, also known as "good” cholesterol; and a type of fat in your blood called triglycerides. This video describes the ideal test results for your blood cholesterol levels, and the risk factors for coronary heart disease.

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Colesterol LDL (malo) y colesterol HDL (bueno)

Colesterol LDL (malo) y colesterol HDL (bueno)

El colesterol es una sustancia grasosa generada por el hígado y que también proviene de los alimentos que se agrupa en partículas denominadas lipoproteínas. Este video explica la diferencia entre la lipoproteína de baja densidad (LDL) "malo” y la lipoproteína de alta densidad (HDL) "bueno”, y sus efectos en el cuerpo.