Test Your Cholesterol Knowledge

  • What does a lipid profile (also called a lipid panel) measure?

  • Having high LDL cholesterol is healthy.

  • Which type of cholesterol is called "good" cholesterol?

  • Having high cholesterol and triglyceride levels increases your risk for:

  • Medicine is the only treatment for high cholesterol and triglycerides.

  • Which habits can lead to high cholesterol levels?

  • If you are overweight, losing 5 to 10 pounds can help lower cholesterol levels.

  • Getting regular exercise can improve your cholesterol numbers.

  • Heart-healthy fats include:

  • Quitting smoking can help you: