Because metabolic syndrome involves multiple risk factors, it is important for you and your doctor to carefully monitor your health. In general, you should make sure that you and your doctor regularly check your weight, glucose levels, lipoproteins (cholesterol levels), and blood pressure.
Metabolic syndrome can be managed by treating and controlling your underlying metabolic abnormalties. If diagnosed early, metabolic syndrome can be slowed, and in some cases, even reversed.
Treatment involves the following (click to follow):
Gami AS, Witt BJ, Howard DE, et al. Metabolic syndrome and risk of incident cardiovascular events and death: a systematic review and meta-analysis of longitudinal studies.
J Am Coll Cardiol.
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provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a
substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER
IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the
advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to
starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a