Study suggests that HDL or ‘good’ cholesterol is less beneficial than previously thought, especially for Black adults

Study Suggests That Hdl Or ‘good’ Cholesterol Is Less Beneficial Than Previously Thought, Especially For Black Adults

Vials of donated blood await testing during a Children’s Hospital Los Angeles blood donation drive on January 13. High-density lipoprotein, or HDL, cholesterol, may not be as useful in predicting the risk of heart disease and protecting against it as previously thought.