Cholesterol Basics Can I Have High Cholesterol if I am Thin? Share Pin Email More in Cholesterol Basics Medications Natural Treatments Diet and Meal Plans Types Getting Tested Related Conditions Exercise and Cholesterol Updated April 21, 2016 You can still have high cholesterol if you are thin. Learn more about the trans fats that can affect your cholesterol numbers and your body in this video. Up Next Up Next Video What is the "Bad cholesterol" ie: LDL? Up Next Video What are the Symptoms of High Cholesterol? Up Next Video What is the "Good Cholesterol" ie: HDL? Up Next Video What is the link between family history and high cholesterol?