Metabolic Syndrome: What a Diagnosis Means
April 21, 2013
Take any three of elevated blood pressure, excess abdominal fat, high triglycerides, high blood sugar or low “good” cholesterol and what you have is a diagnosis of metabolic syndrome. With that diagnosis, you are at greater risk for heart attack, cardiovascular disease, diabetes and stroke. The UT Health’s Dr. Patti Olusola talks about diagnosing, treating and preventing metabolic syndrome.