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what does it mean to have low triglycerides

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience Cardiology
Not abnormal: No adverse implications unless a marker for extreme weight loss by diet or illness. Check with your doctor, but congratulations!
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Haynes
36 years experience Endocrinology
Not dangerous : A low triglyceride level is excellent. It indicates that you most likely have good Insulin sensitivity and are at low risk of diabetes. Nothing to wor ... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Triglycerides: Is an acute reactant and a reactant to alcohol which is a product of ketoacidosis. When you take triglyceride level after drinking spree, it goes high ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
Triglycerides: Are the "hallmark" of sugar intake and are a greater threat than cholesterol. Sugar in all its different forms causes the autonomic (automatic) nervou ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Singer
57 years experience Endocrinology
Vitamin D deficiency: Vitamin d deficiency occurs from lack of sun exposure and inadequate vitamin d supplements. Over time it can cause bone loss and possibly other probl ... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Philip
17 years experience Family Medicine
Hypertriglyceridemia: Regular 30 mins of aerobic exercises are important to lower triglycerides. Also important is to limit or avoid foods high in white carbohydrates like ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Neuberg
37 years experience Cardiology
It's pretty high: Over the long run it can contribute to vascular disease. It can be due to overeating carbs and fatty food, lack of exercise, diabetes, low thyroid, ge ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
No: Can you ever have too much money in the bank?
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
42 years experience Endocrinology
Triglycerides: Were you fasting? Triglycerides are fat in blood, are increased after a meal and are different from cholesterol. TG of 189 is slightly elevated if ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience Family Medicine
Good: That is good.

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