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... od. But, the more reading I have done, it seems to possibly signal a lipid disorder. In fact there was a Heart and Lung Assoc. test calling for people with tri's under 50 to enroll in a study. ... (2 replies)
... For men, an HDL level under 40 is low. ... (25 replies)
... I think a retest without breaking that fast with a high carb snack will get your triglycerides in line. Over the long haul, NOTHING will lower carbs better than a low cal approach to your food. ... (3 replies)

... at was made by Testing each carb to see the metobolic reaction. Pretty stright forward, no big theories here. They took a randomised sampling of people, fed them 50 grams of a particular carb, and logged how they reacted. ... (23 replies)
... but it doesn't help with my pain in abdomen at all. What can I expect to happen from here and does any one have ideas about what caused this. Bye the Way I am a 50 year old male right handed non diebetic caucasian with two left feet. ... (9 replies)
... then his overall risk is much higher. He really needs to get those triglycerides down. ... (6 replies)
... Mind you, the above is after a year of medication, a strict low fat diet, and I lost nearly 50 pounds and was within only a few pounds of my optimal weight. ... (24 replies)
... Mind you, the above is after a year of medication, a strict low fat diet, and I lost nearly 50 pounds and was within only a few pounds of my optimal weight. ... (30 replies)
50 point increase!
Mar 10, 2003
... reduction in triglycerides for both low and high triglyceride groups. ... (15 replies)
... Yep. I basically eliminated all grains at one time, and while it helped triglycerides some, it didn't really help my particle sizes or HDL much. ... (5 replies)
... cup blueberries. Total calories in the shake were under 300. ... (9 replies)
... I'm missing something. The first test above (156 for TC, 93 for LDL, 50 for HDL, and 64 for Trig) are all within the guidelines I've been given by my Dr. (TC 125-200; HDL >=40; Trig <150; LDL <130). If I had those numbers I wouldn't take statins. (4 replies)
... You are right to be concerned in my opinion, because your triglyceride to HDL ratio has become terrible! It should be under 2, according to two studies I have read, and yours could be a predictor of future heart problems or stroke. Your first test was the best, just over 2. ... (10 replies)
Need Advice
Aug 7, 2003
... statistically, there are two our age that did not make it. At least if you do this now, you can address the problem and make the changes to do the best you can under the circumstances. ... (3 replies)
... While I tend not to concern myself with total cholesterol, I remain far more focused on doing whatever I can to keep my HDL as high as possible, and keeping my triglycerides well under 100. My experience has been that both niacin and garlic have helped raise my HDL significantly. ... (16 replies)
... After a coronary calcium scan showed incipient heart disease, he suggested I go on statins as a preventative measure. He wanted me to get my LDL under 70. I was hesitant, but agreed. ... (4 replies)
How can that be?
Nov 8, 2012
... propranolol combo, my migraines are not under control anymore. That was that for a little bit of background. ... (6 replies)
... level....NOT GOOD! It should be at least 50 for a woman. ... (10 replies)
... The TRIG is high and should be under 150...lower carb diet, exercise and FISH OIL should lower the TRIG. The BIG concern here is the HDL..not good. It must be above 50.. ... (6 replies)
... Quick update. I've been on Simvastatin 20mg now for 5+ months and recently stopped taking Trilipix due to being diagnosed with gallstones and prepping for gallbladder removal (hmmm...high cholesterol can cause stones to be created, I hear). I'll go back on the Trilipix awhile after surgery, I think... Anyway, as part of all this recent activity, I was able to get updated... (20 replies)

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