Metabolic Syndrome: How a Healthy Lifestyle Can Help?

metabolic syndrome

Metabolic syndrome is defined as the coexistence of multiple risk factors posing a threat to the cardiovascular system. This syndrome includes insulin resistance, dyslipidemia (abnormal lipid levels), obesity and high blood pressure (hypertension). These conditions are interconnected, and they share common mechanisms to occur.…

My Health Record: How Can I Keep Track of It?

My Health RecordA health record is a confidential compilation of relevant information about an individual’s health history. They include all medical conditions, treatments and specific events that took place in the past and present. All healthcare professionals providing care contribute information to the health record.…