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Triglyceride levels may be controlled by lifestyle changes such as increasing physical activity, losing weight, eating less unhealthy fats and drinking less alcohol, according to WebMD. Additionally, for those with high ... More »

Factors that contribute to developing high triglyceride levels include obesity, improperly managed diabetes, kidney disease, an underactive thyroid and regularly eating more calories than an individual uses, according to... More »

Diet, lifestyle changes and medications are the treatments used to correct an elevated triglyceride level, states WebMD. Triglycerides are a type of fat found circulating in the bloodstream, explains Mayo Clinic. More »

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