RFC#5 - A major dietary factor that raises blood cholesterol is the saturated fat intake not the intake of cholesterol in foods This raise in blood

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ESS-3 Health and Nutrition Professor Art Gilbert Spring ‘09 Ready for Class #5 1. What is the highest safe level for total blood cholesterol? 200 mg/dL (m illigrams (mg) of cholesterol per deciliter (dL) of blood) is the highest safe level for total blood cholesterol. 2. What is the major dietary factor that raises blood cholesterol?
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Unformatted text preview: A major dietary factor that raises blood cholesterol is the saturated fat intake, not the intake of cholesterol in foods. This raise in blood cholesterol is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease....
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2009 for the course ESS ESS 3 taught by Professor Gilbert during the Spring '09 term at UCSB.

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