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What is Cholesterol?

  By posted Feb 19th 2013
Healthy Living

What is Cholesterol


Good Cholesterol Facts


According to Webmed,


"• HDL cholesterol normally makes up 20%-30% of your total blood cholesterol.


• There is evidence that HDL helps protect against the accumulation of plaques (fatty deposits) in the walls of coronary arteries.


• Research suggests that a five-point drop in HDL cholesterol is linked to a 25% increase in heart disease risk."


Related Aryicle: 22 Ways To Raise Your Good Cholestrol Levels 


 

 

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