The Forgotten Fat

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(KPLR) – We often focus on our cholesterol numbers, but what about triglycerides?

Dr. Eliot Brinton is the director of Atherometabolic Research at the Utah Foundation of Biodmedical Research and president of the Utah Lipid Center.

Triglycerides are the forgotten fat. One third of Americans are at risk for heart disease and triglycerides tend to be overlooked.