Metabolic syndrome is a group of risk factors. Following a treatment plan can help control them. This will lower the risk of serious health problems. Regular doctor visits are important. The doctor will check weight, glucose, cholesterol, and blood pressure.
Treatment of metabolic syndrome includes:
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- Reviewer: EBSCO Medical Review Board Marcin Chwistek, MD
- Update Date: 04/12/2022