What does high triglycerides mean?

Answer It isn't enough to know your total cholesterol or your ratio of good cholesterol to bad. Triglycerides, also a type of fat, should be measured, too. Like high cholesterol, high triglycerides are li... Read More »

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What do high triglycerides on a blood tests mean?

High triglycerides can be a sign of various medical conditions, including heart disease, hardening of the arteries, hypothyroidism (slow thyroid hormones), kidney disease, liver disease and diabete... Read More »

What if my cholesterol is 209 ldl is 129 hdl is 44 along with triglycerides of 178 what does this mean?

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What makes triglycerides high?

Triglycerides are a chemical form of fat that circulates in the bloodstream. The body transforms excess calories and fats into triglycerides, then stores them in fat cells for later use. A certain ... Read More »

What can I do for extremely high triglycerides?

A healthy diet and exercise plan can lower triglyceride levels so now all you have to do is exercise. Walking will do it. Walk an hour every day. I sure hope your doctor put you on some medicati... Read More »