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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.
    Source:HLCMS
  • 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...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Diuretics (water pills) help increase the loss of water and salt from the body. Learn more, including types, examples, side effects, and risks.
    Source:HLCMS
  • 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.
    Source:HLCMS
  • 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.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Insulin jet injectors allow you to inject insulin without a needle. Find out how they work plus the pros and cons of using one.
    Source:HLCMS
  • High blood glucose, also known as hyperglycemia, can cause major health complications in people with diabetes.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Having diabetes may increase your risk of developing hearing loss. Learn why this happens and how you can prevent it.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Acarbose, miglitol, and pramlintide help prevent glucose absorption to treat diabetes. Learn how they work, how you take them, and how they differ.
    Source:HLCMS
  • 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.
    Source:HLCMS
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