How much cholesterol is in turkey?

Answer A 3-oz. portion of turkey has 73 to 99mg of cholesterol, depending on how it's prepared and meat selection. Light meat has less cholesterol than dark meat. Ground turkey has 87mg of cholesterol.Sou... Read More »

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Is turkey high in cholesterol?

Cholesterol levels in turkey depend on the type of meat and its method of preparation. A 3-oz. serving of roasted dark meat turkey with skin contains 99 mg of cholesterol. The same serving size of ... Read More »

How long does it take for cholesterol medicine to begin lowering my cholesterol?

On One Hand: Some Lower Cholesterol QuicklyThere are four basic categories of cholesterol treating medications: statins, fibrates, resins and nicotinic acid (niacin). Statins such as Lipitor® (ato... Read More »

What is the difference between food cholesterol&blood cholesterol?

Your food's cholesterol content adds to the cholesterol that your body naturally produces. Knowing the difference between food cholesterol and blood cholesterol and how they interact can help you k... Read More »

How to Raise Good Cholesterol and Lower Bad Cholesterol?

Lowering your bad cholesterol 10 percent can decrease your chance of a heart attack or stroke by 20 percent, Harvard Medical School says. Bad cholesterol can collect on and under artery walls and c... Read More »