Understanding Your Screening Results

  Below are recommended screening values.  These tests are performed at your worksite solely for screening purposes and DO NOT constitute a complete medical exam.  Please contact your physician for repeat testing, follow-up, or for further information concerning your health.  If you do not have a physician, you can contact 888-716-WAKE (9253) or 336-716 WAKE (9253) to make an appointment.  You may also click here to request an appointment online.

   Click the link for more information on each health topic. 

Total Cholesterol:

DesirableLess than 200 mg/dL
Borderline High200-239 mg/dL
High240 mg/dL or greater



HDL Cholesterol:

Excellent60 mg/dL or higher
Good40-59 mg/dL
PoorLess than 40 mg/dL


TC/HDL Ratio:   

Excellent3.5 or less
Good 3.5-4.9
Poor5.0 or greater


LDL Cholesterol:

OptimalLess than 100 mg/dL
Near Optimal100-129 mg/dL
Borderline High130-159 mg/dL
High160-189 mg/dL
Very High190 mg/dL or greater



NormalLess than 150 mg/dL
Borderline High150-199 mg/dL
High200-499 mg/dL
Very High500 mg/dL or greater



DesirableLess than 100Less than 140
Borderline High100-125140-199
Abnormal126 or greater200 or greater


Blood Pressure:

NormalLess than 120Less than 80
Hypertension140 or greater90 or greater


Body Mass Index:   

UnderweightBelow 18.5
Obese30 or greater







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