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What can cause high triglycerides? I have 570 very high what can i do to bring it down?

What can cause high triglycerides? I have 570 very high what can i do to bring it down?

See below: Be or attempt normal weight. Exercise daily. Eat a plant based diet - vegetarian is best. Avoid Butter, oil, processed simple carbs and XS alcohol. Olive oil and 6-12 oz of wine per day is okay. Eat fish, bean, veggies, fruits, some bread, rice ,pasta, oatmeal, nuts. Don't smoke. Choose better parents! ...Read more

Triglyceride (Definition)

Fats from animal products contain these molecules which are made of three fat chains attached to a molecule called glycerol. They circulate in the blood stream and are used as building blocks and repair materials by your cells. Too many of them can contribute to plaque build ...Read more


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What can cause high triglycerides in preemies? My daughter was bit at 33.5 weeks, is now 35 weeks, and has high triglyceride levels.

What can cause high triglycerides in preemies? My daughter was bit at 33.5 weeks, is now 35 weeks, and has high triglyceride levels.

Common Finding: Higher Lipids and Triglycerides are frequently observed in preterm infants, as documented in the attached paper published in Pediatrics. For this and other reasons, these babies require long term follow ups with various specialists. Good luck! ...Read more

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What causes high triglyceride levels?

What causes high triglyceride levels?

Many causes: Triglycerides ( fat) can by elevated by many causes. Diet, including both fat and sugar intake can do this. Medications, other diseases such as diabetes, kidney disease, or liver disease can also cause high tg's. Alcohol, estrogen, are common causes and finally less common, but often more severe are genetic or inherited disorders of triglyceride metabolism. ...Read more

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Causes and remedies of high triglyceride? its effect?

USUALLY: High triglycerides are from DIETARY sources but there are forms of FAMILIAL high triglycerides PLUS a VERY COMMON SYNDROME...called the "METABOLIC SYNDROME" seen with TYPE 2 (non-insulin dependent) Diabetes! Ask your Health Care Professional about what the CAUSE of your high lipid (fat) level is since the REMEDIES DEPEND UPON THE CAUSES! Hope this helps! Good Luck Dr Z ...Read more

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Please give causes for high triglycerides cholostrol?

Diet and genetics: The causes are primarily a constellation of diet and your genetics. Some people are predisposed to high cholesterol and/or triglycerides and diet may have little to no effect. Most people fall somewhere in the middle and controlling your weight usually has the greatest positive effect. You will need to consult your physician to see if medications are needed for further reductions. ...Read more

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Is there anything that can cause low triglycerides yet high alt?

Medications?: These 2 tests are not directly related. Tg is a cholesterol test, and is related to intake of starch and sugars (carbs). Alt is a liver function test. It is possible, however, that a medication you may be taking to lower your cholesterol could be raising your alt. ...Read more

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What are the different causes of high LDL and high triglyceride and how to improve them respectively?

What are the different causes of high LDL and high triglyceride and how to improve them respectively?

Carbs & Body Fat 1st: Keep in mind: LDL are complex particles with thousands of fat molecules (cholesterol, triglycerides, phospholipids, etc) per particle, ldl-c only estimated & often very misleading. Get NMR particle test for accurate LDL & HDL particle measurements. Carbs/sugar ??ed after ancel keys drove bogus theory about sat fat. Study: big fat lies, science for smart people, nusi.Org, dietdoctor, fatheadmovie. ...Read more

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My dad has high triglyceride(450).what is the cause of high triglyceride? And what is the solution? .

Lose weight and: and reduce intake of saturated fats. If he is diabetic, control of diabetes is important. He may take fish oil capsules 2gm twice a day. However there is no substitute to making dietary changes recommend in the website below. http://www.webmd.com/cholesterol-management/link ...Read more