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Metabolic Syndrome

Also called: Syndrome X, Metabolic Syndrome X, Metabolic syndrome

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Metabolic syndrome is probably something you have seen or read about in the news lately.  But you may not know exactly what it is, or how to...
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Metabolic syndrome is worth caring about because it is a condition that can pave the way to both diabetes and heart disease, two of the most common...
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The major goals are to treat both the underlying cause of the syndrome, and also to treat the cardiovascular risk factors if they persist. As has...
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As is true with many medical conditions, genetics and the environment both play important roles in the development of the metabolic syndrome...
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The definition of metabolic syndrome depends on which group of experts is doing the defining. Based on the guidelines from the 2001 National...
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An association between certain metabolic disorders and cardiovascular disease has been known since the 1940s. In the 1980s this association became...
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