Table 12: Changes of the blood lipid profile comparing pre- and post-HFC treatment.

Blood LipidGroup AGroup BGroup A + B

Total cholesterol (TC)
Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-c)
High-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-c)
The ratio of TC/HDL-c
The ratio of LDL-c/HDL-c
Triglycerides (TG)

Note: ↑ = significant increase.
→ = no significant change.
= significant decrease.