Metabolic syndrome in adults: relation with diet and other lifestyle factors

Reviews in Health Care

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Title Metabolic syndrome in adults: relation with diet and other lifestyle factors
 
Creator Kataria, Ishu
Chadha, Ravinder
Pathak, Renuka
 
Subject Public health; Cardiology; Nutrition
Metabolic Syndrome; Diet; Lifestyle
 
Description Metabolic syndrome is a constellation of risk factors that has the potential of developing into cardiovascular disease or increase the susceptibility to it. It is present worldwide with now even developing countries getting overwhelmed by its burden. With a shift towards unhealthy diet coupled with sedentary lifestyle, development of metabolic syndrome is on the rise even among young adults. One of the main causes of this problem is faulty diet, so any means to reduce the incidence of the syndrome involves the modification of the existing diets rich in saturated fat, sodium and cholesterol. This review focusses on efficacy of different dietary patterns for combating the syndrome along with other lifestyle risk factors. It also highlights newer advancements in the field of Metabolic Syndrome, which can serve as potential strategies to combat it. Public health interventions targeting adults, therefore, should center on prevention through education, modification of diet and lifestyle, and focusing on environment, so that these changes are acceptable and sustainable.
 
Publisher SEEd
 
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Date 2015-07-30
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion

Narrative review
 
Format text/html
application/pdf
 
Identifier https://journals.edizioniseed.it/index.php/rhc/article/view/1188
10.7175/rhc.v6i3.1188
 
Source Reviews in Health Care; Vol 6, No 3 (2015); 99-124
2038-6702
2038-6699
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://journals.edizioniseed.it/index.php/rhc/article/view/1188/1445
https://journals.edizioniseed.it/index.php/rhc/article/view/1188/1446
 
Coverage worldwide


 
Rights Copyright (c) 2015 Seed
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0
 

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