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Fighting the Metabolic Syndrome Epidemic

Metabolic syndrome — a cluster of symptoms including high blood sugar, obesity and cardiovascular problems — has reached epidemic proportions. According to the American Heart Association, 47 million Americans now have metabolic syndrome.…
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Metabolic Syndrome: What is it and how can I prevent it?

Identified about 20 years ago, metabolic syndrome is taking America by storm. According to the American Heart Association, nearly 47 million Americans live with it. Metabolic syndrome is not a disease, but a set of risk factors or symptoms…
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Pinkies Up to Reduce Diabetes Risk

On a blustery, cold winter day, a cozy cup of hot coffee or tea can be just what the doctor ordered to warm you up — and reduce your risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The benefits are sipped whether you prefer caffeinated or decaf coffee…