Monthly Archive: March 2016

Mar 20

How High Is Too High for Triglycerides and Cardiovascular Risk?

A study published online in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes noted that in patients with coronary heart disease, even triglyceride levels on the high side of normal (100 to 149 mg/dL) are associated with an increased risk of death. The authors evaluated 22-year mortality data on 15,355 patients with proven CHD who were screened between …

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