How can the risk for cardiovascular disease be reduced in hypertriglyceridemia (high triglyceride levels)?

Updated: Dec 19, 2019
  • Author: Mary Ellen T Sweeney, MD; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Answer

To decrease the risk of cardiovascular disease, patients should avoid smoking, obesity, and sedentary lifestyles. Moreover, pursue aggressive treatment of hypertension and diabetes


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