Household income is associated with the risk of metabolic syndrome in a sex-specific manner.

@article{Dallongeville2005HouseholdII,
  title={Household income is associated with the risk of metabolic syndrome in a sex-specific manner.},
  author={Jean Dallongeville and Dominique Cottel and Jean Ferri{\`e}res and Dominique Arveiler and Annie Bingham and Jean Bernard Ruidavets and Bernadette Haas and Pierre Ducimeti{\`e}re and Philippe Amouyel},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={2005},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={409-15}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the relationship between household income and metabolic syndrome in men and women. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS A total of 1,695 men and 1,664 women, aged 35-64 years, from three distinct geographical areas of France were investigated. Waist girth, plasma triglycerides, HDL cholesterol, glucose, and systolic blood pressure were used to define metabolic syndrome according to the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP)/Adult Treatment Panel III (ATPIII) guidelines… CONTINUE READING

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