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Health Effect Of Years Of High Triglycerides

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You can have high triglycerides for a long time and not even know it. That is because there may be no symptoms with high triglycerides. People can have triglyceride levels of  1000 mg/dl and have no clue that this is happening. Just for a reference point, optimal triglycerides are below 100 mg/dl after fasting. What… [Read the Rest]

Energy Drinks May Endanger Heart Health

Energy drinks are all the rage now-a-days,  especially among people who are looking for a good and instant rush of energy. The way these drinks work is by increasing your blood pressure and your heart rate. This gives you the kick-start you are looking for. But, there is evidence that energy drinks may endanger heart… [Read the Rest]

Fish Oil Supplements Lower Triglycerides

One of the methods of lowering triglycerides naturally is through the use of Omega-3 fatty acids, which can be found in dietary sources and supplements such as fish oil supplements, krill oil, flaxseed oil and other nuts and vegetable oils. In this article, we are going to examine the use of fish oil supplements to… [Read the Rest]

Lower Triglycerides Important for Health

Lower triglycerides, as in many things in health, means healthier.  Lower weight, lower blood pressure, lower cholesterol…in general, lower is better.  This holds true with your triglyceride levels, too. Lower triglycerides will give you long term health benefits. And not only for the health of your heart but for other vital organs in your body…. [Read the Rest]