Metabolic Syndrome X risks
Metabolic Syndrome X

  • Genetic Predisposition to Disease
  • Obesity
  • lack of exercise
  • Diet high in saturated fats
  • Elderly
  • Asians
  • Insulin Resistance
  • Hispanics
  • Non-alcoholic fatty liver
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Hyperfibrinogenemia
  • Diabetes
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Sedentary Lifestyle
  • genetic risk factors
  • High Saturated Fat Food
  • Diet, Atherogenic
  • Obesity is an epidemic in the U.S. This condition puts people at a higher risk for serious diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and cancer.
  • Many women with polycystic ovarian syndrome, a condition affecting hormone balance, are unaware they have it. What are its symptoms, and how is it treated?
  • High blood pressure itself usually causes no symptoms, so it is easy to ignore. Left untreated, however, it can quietly damage your body for years. Eventually, it can lead to serious complications, such as heart attack, heart failure, stroke, kidn...
  • Diuretics (water pills) help increase the loss of water and salt from the body. Learn more, including types, examples, side effects, and risks.
  • Diabetes is a group of chronic metabolic diseases caused by defects in insulin production or function. Advanced diabetes may cause stomach pain, nausea, dizziness, and cramps.
  • Changing your diet during pregnancy is one of the first ways you can treat gestational diabetes.
  • Diagnosing diabetes early means you can start treatment and take steps to a healthier lifestyle. Find out how.
  • Living with diabetes can be expensive and medical bills can add up. Crowdfunding money is a great way to cover the cost of diabetes related expenses.
  • Does type 2 diabetes put you at a higher risk for depression? Here's what you need to know, including how to identify symptoms and plan for treatment.
  • Men with type 2 diabetes have a higher risk of complications like erectile dysfunction (ED). Here's what you can do to lower your risk and help prevent ED.
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