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... Yes, I believe that cholesterol levels can be too low, and your husband's level already approaches a rather low level. But just how low is too low has not been determined. His original cholesterol level of 208 was really not that high at all. ... (19 replies)
Jan 24, 2014
... All I can suggest is to lose weight, exercise, and watch your diet. If you can't control your numbers naturally your doctor may prescribe Crestor and/or prescription strength fish oil (Vascepa) as mine did. Since my last post, and after 10 days of Crestor 10mg and Vascepa and low to moderate alcohol consumption my total cholesterol went down to 109 and trig to 128 (from... (4 replies)
... Many thanks for answering my question and the news about the triglycerides being good! ... (10 replies)

... al, nuts and high fiber foods. Don't forget the Omega 3. That should help with the LDL and maybe even raise the HDL a little, even though it's very good. Your triglycerides are fantastic. I don't know much about the liver issues, maybe someone else could help out with that or you could post on the liver board. Take care. ... (10 replies)
... Thanks for that information. I have not been told what level to aim for. What complicates my situation is a chronic kidney disease. It perpetuates the inflammatory processes and also effects the cardiac function. ... (3 replies)
... that is, foods which are close to their natural state with a heavier reliance on low fat protein sources, raw vegetables and fruits and a near complete avoidance of prepackaged foods. This you already know! ... (5 replies)
... As for why triglycerides are bad... they usually have bad friends... like low HDL and small particle LDL. ... (4 replies)
... it also helped lower my triglycerides a bit. ... (4 replies)
... Well, I spent a bit of time searching. Found little on low triglycerides . But, when I found the technical term hypotriglyceridemia then I found the information that I think explains my TG level. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for the info. I most likely can rule out past alcohol use as a possible reason for the low HDL. ... (11 replies)
... and Vitamin C, combined with a low carbohydrate diet, can dramatically reduce your triglyceride levels. ... (5 replies)
... An extremely high triglyceride level coupled with low HDL is called Metabolic syndrome or Syndrome X and it is HIGHLY correlated with heart disease...and diabetes and overweight, especially with abdominal fat. ... (10 replies)
... lowering drugs. It is highly unlikely that cholesterol and triglycerides that high comes from diet alone. A vegan diet does not assure a good cholesterol level. The body makes its own cholesterol. ... (8 replies)
High Triglycerides
May 15, 2006
... Another question, what is your glucose level that U are considered borderline diabetic? ... (11 replies)
HIGH Triglycerides
Apr 23, 2006
... All these are quite uncommon and not unlike the low risk of statins but should be watched for. Liver function should be monitored by a blood test every couple months at first. ... (10 replies)
... It's vitamin B3. When taken in high doses, it can raise the HDL level in many people. The same can occur from fish oil, alcohol, and exercise. There is some relation in mechanisms between the latter three. ... (23 replies)
... u are saying about Cholesterol being to low. I asked the doctor about it and he said that "no, they can actually go lower with no problem, and can actually go as low as 90." But again, I guess , to me at least, will be how I feel. If I was to start feeling bad or something it would be the first thing I would hone in on. ... (17 replies)
... When I had my first cholesterol screening test in the very early 70's as I recall when even HDL and LDL or triglycerides weren't really made anything of, I was in the upper 230's and I believe I was told that was a bit high, 200 is healthier. ... (14 replies)
... Eat more foods high in fiber, and low on the glycemic index. Avoid foods containing cholesterol. ... (16 replies)
... This will help reduce your triglyceride levels. Try to eat foods that have a low glycemic index... ... (12 replies)

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