Is crab high in cholesterol?

Answer Crab is somewhat high in cholesterol, though lower than other types of seafood. Three ounces of cooked Alaska King crab contains 45mg of cholesterol; the same portion of cooked blue crab contains a... Read More »

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What does it mean if someone has high blood HDL Cholesterol and low LDL Cholesterol levels?

These are SUPER good numbers. HDL is 'Good' cholesterol, you want to be over 40 on this one. Your HDL is SUPER high for a male.LDL is 'Bad' cholesterol. You want to be ideally below 100 on this ... Read More »

How much cholesterol is in crab?

Three ounces of baked crab contains 80 mg of cholesterol, according to the Columbia University Health Q&A Internet Service, "Go Ask Alice." The cholesterol level of one King crab leg equals 71 mg.S... Read More »

How much cholesterol is in crab legs?

This particular question depends on the type of crab being eaten. Alaska King Crabs, for example, contain 71 mg of cholesterol (24 percent of the recommended daily allowance, or RDA) for each 134 g... Read More »

Does high cholesterol increase the risk of high blood pressure?

On One Hand: High Cholesterol Increases RiskHaving high cholesterol is one of the factors that increase a person's risk of developing high blood pressure (hypertension), according to the Mayo Clini... Read More »