Insulin resistance – The metabolic syndrome – (07-21-03)

The metabolic syndrome

Okay. Insulin resistance finally makes it to the editorial section of the British Medical Journal. This physiological abnormality has been linked to increased rates of diabetes, obesity, certain types of cancer,and a horde of other chronic diseases. So why is something that is literally the scourge of Western civilization; something that is readily amenable with lifestyle changes–still virtually unknown in clinical practice???? This is one answer that I do not have the answer for. And quite frankly, even if there were an answer, there is no excuse that would suffice. Meigs 327 (7406): 61

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James Bogash

For more than a decade, Dr. Bogash has stayed current with the medical literature as it relates to physiology, disease prevention and disease management. He uses his knowledge to educate patients, the community and cyberspace on the best way to avoid and / or manage chronic diseases using lifestyle and targeted supplementation.