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Triglyceride level of 74 good?

Triglyceride level of 74 good?

Yes, the: American heart association states a triglyceride level less than 100mg/dl is optimal. ...Read more

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Triglyceride (Definition)

Are crucially important, energy-dense, poorly-water-soluble molecules made of 3 fat molecules attached to a glycerol backbone. They are made by all animals, including humans http://goo. Gl/H7mItd, mostly in the liver, as a way of storing energy & transported within fat carrying proteins (lipoproteins). Production & storage ↑es on sugar/carbohydrate LFHC foods driving ↑ LDL-P & ...Read more


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How to low triglycerides level?

How to low triglycerides level?

Many ways: Start with good healthy diet. Protein fruits and vegetable. Exercise at least 1 hour per day. Then if still elevated levels you may have to take medication to help bring the levels down ...Read more

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What can elevate triglyceride levels?

What can elevate triglyceride levels?

Sugar in diet: Processed sugar, found in candy, sweets and processed foods (soda) can elevate your triglycerides. Try to avoid hidden fats such as luncheon meats, hot dogs and fatty food snacks such as chips. Eat low saturated fat-less meat and less fried foods since they can elevate triglyceride levels. ...Read more

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What to eat to lower my triglyceride levels?

What to eat to lower my triglyceride levels?

↓Carbs & Body Fat: Triglycerides: just type of fat molecule, look up on google images.? ed food carbs (=all sugars); esp. Simple ones, eg. Fructose (added to many foods), beyond what our vehicle rapidly burns, is converted (quickly) by liver (1st & later passes) into triglycerides, transported out (so liver cells do not get overloaded & die) & stored in fat cells, especially, visceral fat. Ldl particles > important! ...Read more

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Why are my triglyceride levels high? What can I do?

Why are my triglyceride levels high? What can I do?

Do this: Triglycerides increase because of consumption of excess amounts of carbs. Read this short article on lowering triglycerides: https://www. Kaushikmd. Com/get-started/ For food ideas, go to: https://www. Kaushikmd. Com/category/recipe/ ...Read more

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What is the best way to lower my triglyceride levels?

Several: Exercise, wt loss, consume low glycemic index foods, increase fish/fishoil consumption, wt loss, good contoll of diabetes if a pt also has this condition. Perscription strength fish oil and fibrates if still not controlled otherwise. ...Read more

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I was wondering is a 247 triglyceride level considered high?

I was wondering is a 247 triglyceride level considered high?

Do this: Triglycerides increase because of consumption of excess amounts of carbs. Read this short article on lowering triglycerides: https://www. Kaushikmd. Com/get-started/ For food ideas, go to: https://www. Kaushikmd. Com/category/recipe/ ...Read more

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What are the causes and implications of extremely low levels of triglycerides?

Healthy: I'm not aware of any disease process that results from triglycerides that are too low. We consider low tg to be exceedingly healthy. If yours are low, congratulations! ...Read more

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My triglyceride level is 1647 I should be dead already?

My triglyceride level is 1647 I should be dead already?

Not dead: High triglycerides in that range are associated with pancreatitis acutely, and coronary artery disease chronically. Check for diabetes and low thyroid levels to help control. Don't give up hope yet, you have time to lower the tg before death. ...Read more

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Any connection between diabetes and triglyceride levels?

Any connection between diabetes and triglyceride levels?

Many: In diabetes since you cannot metabolize (burn) glucose for energy you try to get it from fat (by way of triglycerides) and protein. Diabetes type 2 is also associated with the metabolic syndrome (high triglycerides and low HDL cholesterol). ...Read more

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What's the difference between cholesterol and triglyceride level?

See link: Mayo Clinic explanation: Triglycerides and cholesterol are separate types of lipids that circulate in your blood. Triglycerides store unused calories and provide your body with energy, and cholesterol is used to build cells and certain hormones. See link for further info: http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-cholesterol/in-depth/triglycerides/art-20048186? pg=1 ...Read more

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I am 18, and my triglyceride level is 157. Is that bad? What does that mean?

No: It is not necessarily bad, triglycerides are a type of cholesterol, and can be dangerous with very high levels (over 200 but more over 500) and it's also dependent on whether your labs were drawn while fasting or not and what your sugar levels are. A good, balanced diet and exercise routine should be implemented nevertheless. ...Read more

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I'm wondering if I do not eat fatty food, why is my triglycerides level high?

I'm wondering if I do not eat fatty food, why is my triglycerides level high?

Weight and genes: Fasting triglyceride levels are predominantly determined by liver synthesis and how fast they are cleared from the blood. They are less affected by the amount of fat that is eaten. Liver triglyceride production increases with the usual western carbohydrate-rich diet. But the most important factors are genes and presence of obesity. If obese, weight loss can have dramatic tg lowering effects. ...Read more

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Can consumption of medium chain triglycerides raise overall triglyceride levels?

Yes: But who is really checking for medium chain trig in food are you? Generally dairy products are filled with triglycerides. ...Read more

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What can I do if my triglyceride level was 33. Is that too low and if so, is it harmful?

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 worry about! ...Read more

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What can I do if my triglycerides level is 557 and LDL level is 120 how is that possible?

Trig and ldl differ: Triglycerides and LDL are different things. Trigs go up wtih diabetes, nephrotic syndrome (a kidney problem), after very fatty meals (if you ate for example a cheeseburger right before test), and high trigs can be genetic (runs in the family). U need a recheck of your triglycerides, and treatment if they are still up like that. >500 I usually treat, because u can get pancreatitis if that hi. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how can one increase levels of HDL and decrease triglycerides and vldl without drugs?

Diet and exercise: Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco in any form and do take any more than one drink on a given day. ...Read more

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What are the best ways of reducing significantly high triglyceride levels  when statins are not helping?

Lifestyle/meds: Weight loss through diet and exercise can have a very beneficial effect on triglycerides. If diabetic or hypothyroid, control over these helps. Omega3 fatty acids help but can raise LDL (fish oil 2 grams twice daily, 1/4 cup walnuts/day, use of olive oil for dietary oil such as on spinach salad). Fibrates (prescription) are very effective. ...Read more

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Sugar Substitute (Definition)

Sugar subsitites are chemicals that taste like sugar but have no calories and do not change blood sugar when consumed, they include: saccharine, aspartame (equal) sucralose (splenda), and stevia only the ...Read more