Forty seven million Americans, 1 out of every 6 people, have Metabolic Syndrome. It is not a disease. Rather, it is a collection of risk factors for cardiac disease and dementia. The syndrome directly relates to insulin resistance.
Belly fat? High cholesterol? High blood pressure? High triglycerides? Diabetes?
If you have any 3 of these 5 conditions, you have Metabolic Syndrome.
It is a Reversible condition.
Due to COVID-19, classes will meet via Zoom video conference for two months on the second and fourth Wednesdays from 2 to 4 pm. On alternate Wednesdays, students have a support group on Zoom from 2 to 3 pm.
Photo: Audery Calhoun has stopped using insulin and lost weight on the keto diet.