Cholesterol Quiz

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Learn how to prevent coronary artery disease, America's No. 1 killer, and get the full story on what your cholesterol numbers mean.
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Cholesterol

 

Learn how to prevent coronary artery disease, America's No. 1 killer, and get the full story on what your cholesterol numbers mean.

1. High blood cholesterol is one of the risk factors for heart disease that you can do something about.

True
False

2. To lower your blood cholesterol level you must stop eating meat altogether.

True
False

3. Any blood cholesterol level below 240 mg/dL is desirable for adults.

True
False

4. Taking fish-oil supplements is an excellent way to lower LDL cholesterol.

True
False

5. To lower your blood cholesterol level, you should eat less saturated fat and no trans fat, and lose weight if you are overweight.

True
False

6. Saturated fats and trans fats raise your LDL cholesterol level more than anything else in your diet.

True
False

7. All vegetable oils help to lower blood cholesterol levels.

True
False

8. Lowering blood cholesterol levels can help people who have already had a heart attack.

True
False

9. All children need to have their blood cholesterol levels checked.

True
False

10. Women don't need to worry about high blood cholesterol and heart disease.

True
False

11. Reading food labels can help you eat the heart-healthy way.

True
False

 


 

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Last updated February 02, 2012


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