Cholesterol is a compound in your body that is found in the fats in your blood. While this compound is essential for building healthy cells, having too much of it can increase your risks of heart disease. With high levels of cholesterol, your body can develop fatty deposits in your blood vessels, making it difficult for blood to flow through your arteries. High levels of cholesterol is often caused by poor diet. Eating too much saturated fat can increase your cholesterol levels and put you at risk for many health conditions, including:
More than 102 million American Adults have total cholesterol levels at or above 200mg/dL
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