High CholesterolRisk Factors

The Surprising Risks of High Triglycerides

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Nhia Moua

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Angelos Michalopoulos

When Triglycerides Go Bad

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Triglycerides and Your Cardiovascular System

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Triglycerides and Your Cholesterol

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Scott Webb

Triglycerides and Your Muscles

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Triglycerides and Your Pancreas

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Emiliano Vittoriosi

Triglycerides and Your Skin

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Triglycerides and Your Liver

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Quinten de Graaf

Triglycerides and Your Eyes

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Ricardo Gomez Angel

Remember: Most of These Problems Are Rare

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Annie Spratt

How Do You Lower Your Triglycerides?

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3 Smart Changes to Lower Triglycerides

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4 Medications That Can Lower Triglycerides

Lara DeSanto

Lara DeSanto


Lara is a former digital editor for HealthCentral, covering Sexual Health, Digestive Health, Head and Neck Cancer, and Gynecologic Cancers. She continues to contribute to HealthCentral while she works towards her masters in marriage and family therapy and art therapy. In a past life, she worked as the patient education editor at the American College of OB-GYNs and as a news writer/editor at