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metabolic syndrome Syllabification: met·a·bol·ic syn·drome

Definition of metabolic syndrome in English:


A cluster of biochemical and physiological abnormalities associated with the development of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes: the new research may suggest treatments to combat metabolic syndrome, such as anti-inflammatory drugs
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  • Another new feature of the guidelines is an emphasis on treating people with metabolic syndrome, which is closely linked to insulin resistance.
  • You may have metabolic syndrome or one or more risk factors.
  • The researchers found exercise improved overall fitness, but also offset metabolic syndrome.
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