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Table 3 Lipid panel data of men and women before and after a 21-day traditional or modified Daniel Fast

From: Both a traditional and modified Daniel Fast improve the cardio-metabolic profile in men and women

Variable Traditional Modified
Time Pre Post Pre Post
Cholesterol (mg·dL-1) 186.8 ± 13.5 155.6 ± 9.7* 180.7 ± 11.8 155.1 ± 11.9*
Triglycerides (mg·dL-1) 101.0 ± 10.9 78.7 ± 6.7 89.5 ± 8.9 79.3 ± 10.0
HDL-C (mg·dL-1) 56.3 ± 3.8 48.8 ± 3.4 58.6 ± 4.2 54.2 ± 3.7
VLDL-C (mg·dL-1) 20.2 ± 2.3 15.8 ± 1.3 18.1 ± 1.8 15.9 ± 2.0
LDL-C (mg·dL-1) 110.3 ± 12.1 91.1 ± 8.4 104.0 ± 10.9 85.1 ± 9.9
LDL-C:HDL-C 2.1 ± 0.2 2.0 ± 0.2 2.0 ± 0.3 1.7 ± 0.2
TC:HDL-C 3.5 ± 0.3 3.3 ± 0.2 3.3 ± 0.3 3.0 ± 0.3
  1. Values are presented as mean ± SEM.
  2. * Indicates significant difference from pre to post (p = 0.02).
  3. No other statistically significant difference noted (p > 0.05).