triglyceride


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glyceride occurring naturally in animal and vegetable tissues

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But it's not just sugar that's a problem--any refined carbs are potentially detrimental to your triglyceride levels.
triglycerides less than 1,000 mg/dL), you can dilute the original specimen with albuminated saline to obtain an estimate of the triglycerides.
High triglycerides are suspected to be one as well.
On the basis of kinetic metabolic studies in the fasting and fed states in patients with HIV-associated lipodystrophy, Sekhar et al (20,21) identified basic defects in adipocyte function that result in a marked acceleration of lipolysis, or hydrolysis of stored triglycerides leading to a net release of free fatty acids into the circulation.
Preliminary results from the Triglyceride and Cardiovascular Risk in African Americans (TARA) study, for which Dr.
Most everyone knows that high triglycerides are bad for you.
Volanesorsen, developed using Ionis' proprietary antisense technology, is designed to reduce the production of ApoC-III, a protein that is produced in the liver and plays a central role in the regulation of plasma triglycerides.
By some estimates, combining dietary changes and regular moderate-intensity exercise--such as brisk walking 30 minutes a day, five days a week--can cut triglyceride levels by 50 percent or more.
This effect is graded--the higher the triglycerides concentration, the higher the independent mortality risk," said Dr.
Most experts recommend keeping fasting triglyceride levels (the level after you have fasted overnight) below 200 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dL), but in some cases, 150 mg/dL or less may be preferable.
While statin therapy has proven highly effective in lowering cardiovascular risk among patients with elevated cholesterol, many patients remain at high risk due to increased triglycerides and triglyceride rich lipoproteins.
At my last checkup, my triglyceride levels had gone up significantly.
A low serum triglyceride level in female patients with chronic heart failure (CHF) is associated with an increased risk of cardiac death, according to a 2013 study.
Several studies have proved that in type 2 diabetes, elevated triglyceride levels maybe a better predictor of ischemic heart disease (IHD) than elevated low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels.