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... Potatoes, rice, and white breads are usually the evil foods. Potatoes are mine but diets differ from region to region so it's best to find the list of the glycemic index for foods and see where your foods fall out. ... (23 replies)
... it also helped lower my triglycerides a bit. ... (4 replies)
... MG, I'm not on cholesterol meds now - had been on Lopid or Lipitor for 12 years or so, but stopped them 15 months ago due to muscle pains. I've recently been eating a lot of brown-rice with corn mixed in... I was trying to get away from meats, and started switching to this. Over the past month, I've probably averaged about 3 cups (cooked) of brown rice, and 1/2 cup of... (23 replies)

... I got my triglycerides down from over 600 (after a week of eating lots of eggs fried in bacon grease sandwiches with mayonnaise; don't ask why I was on THAT kick) to about 300 by eating a standard, healthy diet. (Lean protein, olive oil, fruits and veggies, whole wheat bread, small amounts of cheese, skim milk, etc.). I got it down from 300 to about 160-200 with medication... (5 replies)
... e usually the main foods that are high on the index. I read a couple of research papers and restricting the white starches has always showed greater reduction in triglycerides than a low fat diet. ... (16 replies)
... I have to disagree with this assessment. Dietary protein and fat (like that found in meat and eggs) has little impact on fasting triglyceride levels - many studies and clinical trials confirm this. It is not the fat in your diet that impacts triglyderides, but the carbohydrates. What has the biggest impact on triglycerides is dietary carbohydrate, in particular the sugars... (20 replies)
... It's usually high glycemic carbs that elevate Triglycerides like potatoes, rice, and breads. ... (6 replies)
607 Triglycerides!
Feb 13, 2008
... I love potatoes also, but I just don't have them everyday anymore. There's also ways of cooking potatoes that lowers their glycemic index. ... (8 replies)
... Too much carbohydrate in the diet will raise triglyceride levels. There is a strong correlation between insulin levels and triglyceride levels. And anything that stimulates the secretion of insulin will also stimulate the liver to produce triglycerides. Carbohydrates stimulate insulin release - and that includes grains, sugars, potatoes, rice, pasta and fruit. ;) So,... (1 replies)
High Triglycerides
May 13, 2006
... I lowered my triglycerides from 350 to 97 by following a diet based on the glycemic index of carbohydrates. The glycemic index is a rating system of how fast carbohydrates are metabolized. ... (11 replies)
... was derived from a simple sugar like sucrose, a starchy potato or a grain like corn. The excess glucose must be cleared from the blood by insulin, converted to triglycerides and ultimately stored as fat. ... (10 replies)
... laden junk food from my diet. Ever since I did that, my triglycerides have always been below 100. But other than that, my diet has remained pretty much the same as it's always been. ... (23 replies)
... This was kind of a rude awakening for me but I'm still somehow not surprised. So lets get to the very ugly. Went in to get blood work done for my health insurance at work and needless to say it was bad. I guess a little about me. I don't eat right. I know I don't. I very much have a "meat and potatoes" diet. I also have a desk job where I sit on my *** all day. I don't... (3 replies)
... Hi, Was about to report almost your same post. I have hypothyroidism 10 years. Have always had decent levels lab results on my lipids. All within normal range. Anyway, in Dec. 2010, my cholesterol came back at 247!! My thyroid levels were within normal range, nothing else showed up High or Low. I weighed 155 at that time and my cardiologist said he would put me on a... (4 replies)
... a bit as having very few carbs can make you feel sick. Something interesting happened when my triglycerides got really high. ... (30 replies)
... a lot of times, triglycerides are elevated because of too much insulin being released because of high glycemic carbs. ... (8 replies)
... Triglycerides are generally not very responsive to medication: my cardiologist says he can tell who is eating right and who isn't by their trigylceride numbers. They can be amazingly responsive to "white carbs," i.e. things made with flour, sugar, and in some people white potatoes, white rice, etc. I could not get my triglyceride numbers into the normal range until I... (8 replies)
... Hi triglycerides are caused by consuming too many carbohydrates like sugar, potatoes, rice , bread , pasta etc usually . ... (4 replies)
... On another note, at one time, my triglycerides were at 650. They're now at 131. ... (23 replies)
... you need it to get your triglycerides down... ... (23 replies)

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