My Triglyceride Level Is 270. Is That Very High & At Risk Of Heart Failure?

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My Triglyceride Level Is 270. Is That Very High & At Risk Of Heart Failure?

how to lower triglycerides

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Hi Des,

The American Heart Association recommends triglycerides be less than 150. You level of risk depends on your specific health situation and can best be assessed by your MD. Here's an article you may be interested in with tips to lower triglycerides.

Triglycerides: Why They Matter and How to Lower Them

All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD
How to Lower Cholesterol in 8 Simple Steps

Answered by Lisa Nelson, RD, LN