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Cholesterol - Test Your Knowledge

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Cholesterol – Test Your Knowledge


This simple quiz can help you understand what are LDL cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, cholesterol-lowering foods and more. This quiz is for adults. It is for your information only and is not a substitute for professional medical advice. The results may not represent your individual medical situation and may not take into account all of your personal factors. Please contact your doctor if you have questions.

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