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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.
Many healthy children may have metabolic risk factors, finds study

Many healthy children may have metabolic risk factors, finds study

Extension trial assesses benefit of switching from flash monitoring to RT-CGM for hypoglycemia

Extension trial assesses benefit of switching from flash monitoring to RT-CGM for hypoglycemia

Obesity associated with higher risk of early-onset colorectal cancer

Obesity associated with higher risk of early-onset colorectal cancer

Carnegie scientist awarded NIH grant to identify novel medicines for cardiovascular disease

Carnegie scientist awarded NIH grant to identify novel medicines for cardiovascular disease

Tarragon and bitter melon supplements may be less helpful for women than men

Tarragon and bitter melon supplements may be less helpful for women than men

Vegetable hormone helps reverse brain alterations caused by high-fat diets, obesity

Vegetable hormone helps reverse brain alterations caused by high-fat diets, obesity

Patients report troubling health issues even up to two years after arthroscopic hip surgery

Patients report troubling health issues even up to two years after arthroscopic hip surgery

BMI screening tool often fails to identify preschoolers with excess stomach fat

BMI screening tool often fails to identify preschoolers with excess stomach fat

Study explores link between genetic predisposition to Alzheimer's and cardiometabolic risk factors

Study explores link between genetic predisposition to Alzheimer's and cardiometabolic risk factors

Novel method achieves accurate and precise temperature estimation in fat-containing tissues

Novel method achieves accurate and precise temperature estimation in fat-containing tissues

Pear-shaped body is healthier than apple shape

Pear-shaped body is healthier than apple shape

Improving early-stage diagnosis of diseases linked to metabolic syndrome

Improving early-stage diagnosis of diseases linked to metabolic syndrome

Mediterranean diet could be better than ‘Viagra’ for erectile dysfunction

Mediterranean diet could be better than ‘Viagra’ for erectile dysfunction

Biochemist's startup secures license for developing technology that could treat PTSD

Biochemist's startup secures license for developing technology that could treat PTSD

Restricting consumption of high-sucrose diet to active part of day avoids adverse effects in rats

Restricting consumption of high-sucrose diet to active part of day avoids adverse effects in rats

Short and fragmented sleep associated with high risk of asymptomatic atherosclerosis

Short and fragmented sleep associated with high risk of asymptomatic atherosclerosis

Heart-healthy diet could be great way to prevent, reduce abdominal obesity

Heart-healthy diet could be great way to prevent, reduce abdominal obesity

Study suggests new possibilities for treating metabolic syndrome

Study suggests new possibilities for treating metabolic syndrome

Emerging field of diabetology could address growing crisis in health care

Emerging field of diabetology could address growing crisis in health care

When it comes to shedding pounds, it pays to think big

When it comes to shedding pounds, it pays to think big