LDL Cholesterol Calculator - Calculate Low Density Lipoprotein
Cholesterol cant dissolve in the blood. It has
to be transported to and from the cells by carriers called lipoproteins.
Low-density lipoprotein, or LDL, is known as bad cholesterol.
When too much LDL (bad) cholesterol circulates in the blood, it
can slowly build up in the inner walls of the arteries that feed
the heart and brain. Together with other substances, it can form
plaque, a thick, hard deposit that can narrow the arteries and make
them less flexible. This condition is known as atherosclerosis.
If a clot forms and blocks a narrowed artery, heart attack or stroke