Standard Level of Blood Pressure, Lipid & Glucose

Here is the normal standard level, advantages and disadvantages of blood lipid, blood pressure and and glucose levels in human. With this information will help you to make an decision for contact with your health professional services for controlling them.

Blood Lipid Classifications Total Cholesterol (mg/dl)
  • < 200    Desirable
  • 200 to 239    Borderline High
  • 240    High
LDL Cholesterol (mg/dl)
  • < 100    Optimal
  • 100 to 129    Near Optimal
  • 130 to 159    Borderline High
  • 160 to 189    High
  • >190    Very High
HDL Cholesterol (mg/dl)
  • < 40    Low
  • > 60    High
Triglycerides (mg/dl)
  • < 150    Normal
  • 150 to 199    Borderline High
  • 200 to 499    High
  • > 500    Very High
Source from the Third Report of the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) Expert Panel on Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol in Adults; May 2001.

Blood Pressure (BP) Classifications (mm/Hg)


Systolic BP
Diastolic BP
Classification
< 120
and < 80
Normal
120 to 139
or 80 to 89
Prehypertension
140 to 159
or 90 to 99
Stage 1 Hypertension
> 160
or ³ 100
Stage 2 Hypertension
Source from the 7th Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure; , May 2003.

Fasting Blood Glucose (mg/dL)
  • < 100    Normal
  • 100 to 126        Impaired Fasting Glucose (indicates “prediabetes” in nondiabetics)
  • >126    Indicates need for retesting to diagnose diabetes
Source from Diabetes Care 27:S11-S14, 2004.

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