Metabolic syndrome: Early identification prevents type II diabetes and cardiovascular disease

@article{Sharma2007MetabolicSE,
  title={Metabolic syndrome: Early identification prevents type II diabetes and cardiovascular disease},
  author={Praveen Sharma and Sandhya Mishra},
  journal={Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry},
  year={2007},
  volume={22},
  pages={1-3}
}
The global prevalence of type 2 diabetes is expected to double in the period 2000 to 2025 and may reach a level of almost 300 million people i.e. 5-7.6% of the total global population by the year 2025. Patients with type 2 diabetes are at increased risk of coronary heart disease and stroke, which are the most common causes of cardiovascular disease… CONTINUE READING