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Reducing saturated fats and trans fats, avoiding refined sugars, limiting dietary cholesterol to no more than 200 milligrams a day, and eating plenty of fiber are all ways that patients can maintain optimal triglyceride ... More »

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To lower triglyceride levels, eat a low-cholesterol diet, and engage in high-intensity exercise regularly to lose weight and help your body process fat. Limit sugar, fat, and alcohol, and speak to a doctor about treatmen... More »

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A person can lower his triglyceride levels by eating less, losing weight, exercising, consuming fewer trans and saturated fats, and drinking less alcohol, according to WebMD. A person needs to limit foods that contain ex... More »

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