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Any connection between diabetes and triglyceride levels?

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Dr. Luis Gonzalez-mendoza
Pediatrics - Endocrinology

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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).

In brief: 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).
Dr. Luis Gonzalez-mendoza
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