Very High Triglyceride Tip: Talk to Your Doctor

Having high triglycerides can be tricky because you will not show any visible symptoms. Just because you are not showing any signs does not mean it is not dangerous. If you have high triglycerides, this can lead to serious complications such as a heart attack or stroke. If you do have high triglycerides, your doctor is your biggest ally, so don’t be shy!

Dr. Holly Atkinson

This video features Dr. Holly Atkinson. Dr. Holly Atkinson specializes in Internal Medicine and is an award-winning medical journalist. She is also an Assistant Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine as well as Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital.

Duration: 01:10.
Reviewed by: Dr. Preeti Parikh, Dr. Holly Atkinson, Dr. Mera Goodman . Review date: June 07, 2014
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