Are there specific treatments for the metabolic syndrome?

@article{Giugliano2008AreTS,
  title={Are there specific treatments for the metabolic syndrome?},
  author={Dario Giugliano and Antonio Ceriello and Katherine Esposito},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2008},
  volume={87 1},
  pages={
          8-11
        }
}
The concept of the metabolic syndrome, although controversial, continues to gain acceptance. Whereas each risk factor of the metabolic syndrome (visceral obesity, atherogenetic dyslipidemia, elevated blood pressure, and dysglycemia) can be dealt with individually, the recommended initial therapeutic approach is to focus on reversing its root causes of atherogenetic diet, sedentary lifestyle, and overweight or obesity. No single diet is currently recommended for patients with the metabolic… CONTINUE READING

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