Metabolic Syndrome Prevalence among Northern Mexican Adult Population

@inproceedings{Salas2014MetabolicSP,
  title={Metabolic Syndrome Prevalence among Northern Mexican Adult Population},
  author={Rogelio Salas and Mar{\'i}a del Mar Bibiloni and Esteban Ramos and Jes{\'u}s Z. Villarreal and Antoni Pons and Josep A Tur and Antoni Sureda},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Dietary habits in the Mexican population have changed dramatically over the last few years, which are reflected in increased overweight and obesity prevalence. The aim was to examine the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and associated risk factors in Northern Mexican adults aged ≥ 16 years. METHODS AND RESULTS The study was a… CONTINUE READING