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Metabolic syndrome is a clustering of abnormalities that includes obesity, hyperglycemia, high blood pressure, and atherogenic dyslipidemia. Advances in scientific knowledge, the increasing prevalence of obesity, and the disorder's role in contributing to cardiovascular disease and diabetes are fueling interest in metabolic syndrome.
Serum metabolites linked to NAFLD may be heritable, research shows

Serum metabolites linked to NAFLD may be heritable, research shows

Low-fat avocados could be the new “in” thing

Low-fat avocados could be the new “in” thing

Full-term babies born early may suffer adverse health outcomes later in life

Full-term babies born early may suffer adverse health outcomes later in life

Injections of hunger hormone blocker can halt typical weight gain in mice

Injections of hunger hormone blocker can halt typical weight gain in mice

Probiotic bacteria can change intestinal flora of patients with colon cancer, study finds

Probiotic bacteria can change intestinal flora of patients with colon cancer, study finds

Researchers assess self-monitoring of blood glucose behavior among diabetes patients in China

Researchers assess self-monitoring of blood glucose behavior among diabetes patients in China

Physical stress in preemies plus separation from mothers may have lasting effects into adulthood

Physical stress in preemies plus separation from mothers may have lasting effects into adulthood

Researchers identify natural protective factor against chronic inflammation in diabetes patients

Researchers identify natural protective factor against chronic inflammation in diabetes patients

Study examines attainment of obesity prevention guidelines in preschool-age children

Study examines attainment of obesity prevention guidelines in preschool-age children

Enhanced levels of NPs in adipose tissue protect against obesity and insulin resistance

Enhanced levels of NPs in adipose tissue protect against obesity and insulin resistance

Increased enzyme production by the liver causes fatty liver, obesity and insulin resistance

Increased enzyme production by the liver causes fatty liver, obesity and insulin resistance

Researchers find that Piezo1 protein can detect change in blood flow during exercise

Researchers find that Piezo1 protein can detect change in blood flow during exercise

Study: Liver inflammation increases cholesterol levels in people with diabetes

Study: Liver inflammation increases cholesterol levels in people with diabetes

Nutrition researchers outline cardiometabolic benefits of plant-based eating patterns

Nutrition researchers outline cardiometabolic benefits of plant-based eating patterns

Georgia State receives high research funding to set record for sixth consecutive year

Georgia State receives high research funding to set record for sixth consecutive year

Risk of obesity, heart disease, and other health issues higher in those who consume artificial sweeteners, study finds

Risk of obesity, heart disease, and other health issues higher in those who consume artificial sweeteners, study finds

Diabetes leads to increase in autonomic and small fiber neuropathy

Diabetes leads to increase in autonomic and small fiber neuropathy

Study shows link between metabolic syndrome and risk of cognitive disorders

Study shows link between metabolic syndrome and risk of cognitive disorders

Research provides insight into role of APP gene variant in Alzheimer’s disease

Research provides insight into role of APP gene variant in Alzheimer’s disease

Resistance exercise for less than one hour per week linked to lower risk of metabolic syndrome

Resistance exercise for less than one hour per week linked to lower risk of metabolic syndrome