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... Those numbers are a bit low. But if he is feeling OK, there is probably nothing to worry about. Some people just have naturally low serum cholesterol. Those triglycerides are a bit high probably because of the diabetes. Excess blood glucose finds its way to the liver, where it is converted into triglycerides. ... (2 replies)
... From what I'm reading here carbs like sugar, breads, rice, etc. raise the triglycerides right? ... (3 replies)
... I had my cholesterol checked a few months ago and it was high. Doctor of course wanted to put me on meds but I declined. Told him I wanted to try diet and exercise first. He wasn't thrilled, but I wasn't really giving him a choice. ... (5 replies)

... n for 4 caps daily for 6 months. I didn't know what Lovaza was until I got home and visited the Lovaza website indicating the product is designed to lower "very high triglycerides" and may increase LDL. My triglycerides are already normal and I need to lower my LDL, so why would my doctor prescribe Lovaza? ... (5 replies)
... and continuing the low saturated fat diet. Switched out white rice for brown rice whenever possible, etc. Eliminated eating at restaurants almost completely. ... (5 replies)
... After last year result, I found out i have high cholesterol, high LDL, low hdl, and High Tri. , I decided to look around available supplement. FYI, I believe my cholesterol is heritage, so there are so much I can do to control it. ... (13 replies)
... s, some of European descent, and some a little bit of everything. These people of different cultures ate different types of food throughout history. Some where high in protein and fat from animal sources and low in carbohydrate, and some were higher in carbohydrate and lower in animal products. ... (13 replies)
... I believe that a high HDL is partly determined by genetics, but that diet can also have a significant influence. Considering the numbers that you provided, I see no reason why you should need to do anything different. ... (9 replies)
High hdl
Oct 19, 2009
... Total cholesterol = HDL + LDL + VLDL VLDL is approximated by triglycerides / 5 for "normal" values of triglycerides. Your HDL is high (good), LDL is borderline high (bad); added together make for a higher than "normal" total cholesterol level. But that is not as useful as knowing HDL and LDL (if your total cholesterol is high because only your HDL is high while your LDL... (10 replies)
... He is an alcoholic who has been sober for 2 years now, and when he first quit, he was diagnosed with diabetes and his triglycerides were over 1100. ... (2 replies)
VLDL v.s. LDL ???
Apr 25, 2005
... VLDL is your triglycerides divided by 5. ... (2 replies)
... I have been ignorant about cholesterol numbers until these results, and dug out his old labs. All of the numbers that are low this time were in the same low ballpark a few years ago. So I worry that he has a chronic condition of some sort that his doctor should have been on top of before. ... (2 replies)
... This will help reduce your triglyceride levels. Try to eat foods that have a low glycemic index... ... (12 replies)
... but there are two types of LDL, Lpa and Lpb, with Lpa being light fluffy type and Lpb being more dense and the type of more concern. With low triglyceride levels such as yours, the Lpa tends to predominate, which is good and may explain your slightly elevated LDL numbers. ... (3 replies)
... and high blood sugar readings, back around 13 years ago. I never went on statins or metformin. I preferred to try diet first, before having to get on medications. ... (8 replies)
... I think you're fine. The LDL wouldn't be considered high if your total cholesterol was 200 or less. So, you're not far off the norm. ... (1 replies)
... Anyway, in Dec. 2010, my cholesterol came back at 247!! My thyroid levels were within normal range, nothing else showed up High or Low. ... (4 replies)
... Too much cholesterol is not good, but too little may not be good either. ... (2 replies)
... I'm in the same boat. I also have low blood sugar, high cholesterol and underweight. ... (16 replies)
... maybe a glass of wine in a month's time, but not a regular habit.. ... (4 replies)


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