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Tryglizeride levels increased while ldl has been gone down, over the past 3 years. want to know best ways to control tryglizeride levels. thanks.

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Dr. James Dougherty
Cardiology 47 years experience
Diet and exercise: Need to know the numbers, but triglycerides are very connected to exercise, weight management, low alcohol and low carbohydrate diet. There are specific medicines for trigs, but only after the above has been addressed. Weight and exercise are very important.

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