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... plaque in arteries, for the past nine months but still had high triglycerides of 682. ... (2 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've been fighting high cholesterol and triglygerides for the last three years, when I was first tested. My cholesterol was 358 and triglycerides 711 then, so the doctor said with my family history, it was genetic, so he put me on Lipitor, starting with 10 mg. ... (12 replies)
... Thanks for the replies. When I said on weekends I may have 5 or 6 drinks on a Fri or Sat night, I meant on occasion. That's not typical except during the holidays when there's a party pretty much every weekend. But the advice is well taken. I'm already back on Crestor (10 mg) and I'm watching my alcohol intake. I'm also on prescription fish oil. On the diabetes issue,... (13 replies)
... HbA1C, an indicator of whether your blood sugars are running high. Diabetes can raise triglycerides a lot, and should be ruled out when triglycerides are this high. IMO, your alcohol consumption is more than moderate. ... (13 replies)
... But it is not the algea oil alone that brought down my triglycerides because I was taking them when my triglycerides were still high. It was only when I also cut out wheat that my triglycerides came down and they came down quickly and dramatically. ... (2 replies)
... normous triglycerides several years ago, which I wish my internist had paid more attention to... ... (8 replies)
... it also helped lower my triglycerides a bit. ... (4 replies)
... stupid, i just sort of ignored it and so did my doctor. I have a new doc now and had the same test last week, his asst called today and said my cholesterol and triglycerides were high. I dont have the numbers yet, but im assuming its fairly close to last years test. ... (10 replies)
... hat the liver makes from a big pile of sugar and it is the fat that the body mobilizes when large amounts of alcohol are consumed. ANY huge meal releases lots of triglycerides into the bloodstream. ... (3 replies)
High Triglycerides
May 12, 2006
... ion med. so don't concern yourself with that until you've tried alternatives. Avoid too much dietary fat, sugars, and especially alcohol. Most people with high triglycerides seem have them spike with alcohol, I know mine do, even one beer a week before a lipid panel will elevate mine. ... (11 replies)
... Another thing to watch out for if you have high triglycerides and in particular if you are male, is fructose or fruit sugar. Studies have shown fructose to significantly raise triglycerides in males. ... (10 replies)
Oct 4, 2004
... Zip, here is something to chew on regarding triglycerides and low carbohydrate diets: That link states in part “The most dramatic and consistent lipid response to a very-low-carbohydrate diet is a moderate to large decrease in fasting triglycerides levels and postprandial triglycerides responses to a fat-rich meal, (14), both... (11 replies)
... I didn't know that..... but the effect I mentioned, the lower ability to carry oxygen, is a side effect of the presence of high triglycerides in the blood. At least, that's what a retired medical technologist told me. ... (12 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)
... kathy I have hi triglycerides on and off for a long time now some of mine is heredity the drs prefer the triglycerides to be at 180 or less there is a high rishk of stroke and heart attack with the hi triglycerides has your dr put u onm any lipid lowering meds? ... (20 replies)
... his HDL. At first they said the HDL was 56 which is good but the second time his HDL was 30 and that is low. His HDL should be over 40. The 198 isn't bad but the triglycerides are high at 253 and they shouldn't be over 150. ... (3 replies)
... My triglycerides have been around 276 around the last two years. ... (0 replies)
... total cholesteral was 140 and triglycerides were 114. HDL and LDL were fine. ... (13 replies)

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