Our expert says:
If your husband's triglycerides (TGs) are elevated then he needs to use a low-fat diet that does not contain any processed starches or sugars as it is the highly refined carbs that are implicated in raised TGs. I think it would be wise to consult a clinical dietitian (visit the Association for Dietetics in SA Website at: www.adsa.org.za and click on "Find a Dietitian" to find a dietitian in your area), who will assist you with a low-fat, low-refined carb diet as this is quite tricky to work out on your own. The dietitian will also help your hubby to lose weight.
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