High cholesterol levels

Patient

Q: My total cholesterol level is 290, HDL 99, LDL 185, triclyceride 32, albumin 4.2. I am not on any medication as my doctor says these levels are just fine considering the ratios. I feel my total is too high. I exercise 4-5 times a week, eat a low fat diet. What do you think?

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