Is lobster high in cholesterol?

Answer Lobster is high in cholesterol. A 3 oz. serving contains 61mg of cholesterol, 83 calories, 0.5g fat and 0.1g saturated fat. According the American Heart Association, cholesterol consumption should ... Read More »

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How much cholesterol is in lobster?

According to the National Marine Fisheries Services, an American lobster has 95 mgs of cholesterol per 100 grams of serving. The Caribbean spiny lobster has 70 mgs of cholesterol per 100 grams.Sour... Read More »

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 »

What has more cholesterol: steak or lobster?

Steak has more cholesterol than lobster. A 3 oz. lobster has about 61 mg of cholesterol, while a lean, 3 oz. porterhouse steak contains about 71 mg of cholesterol. Steaks with more fat content will... 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 »