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 06, 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 Understanding your High Cholesterol Diagnosis Up Next Video What are the different cholesterol numbers I should know (TC, LDL, HDL, TG)? Up Next Video What Causes High Cholesterol? Up Next Video Are Foods Labeled No or Low Cholesterol "Heart Healthy"?