What is a normal level of triglycerides?

Answer During digestion, the human body converts excess calories into triglycerides. Triglycerides remain in fat cells until released by hormones when energy is needed. High triglyceride levels occur when... Read More »

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What is the recommended level of triglycerides for adults?

An adult's triglycerides should not exceed 150 mg/dL (milligrams per deciliter) to avoid higher risks of stroke and heart disease. Many of the same things that lower cholesterol also lower triglyce... Read More »

What If Cholesterol Is Normal & Triglycerides Are High?

A full cholesterol panel will test total cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, and triglycerides. All are forms of fat that circulate in the bloodstream, and knowing the levels of each is ... Read More »

Age 78 yrs hemoglobin level is 9.5 ESR is 48 Is the ESR level normal and what precautions are to be taken and what are its implications?

Your ESR level is pretty normal for your age: a general guideline is that it should be roughly less than your age divided by 2, or for a woman, age+10 divided by 2. So if you are male, it is a touc... Read More »

My blood sugar level is 8.6 what is the normal level?

under 6. People in US use mgl and under 110 (or 100 depending on who you ask) is normal. In other countries they use mmol, hence the reading of 8.6. It's not just the poster that needs educating!!!... Read More »