Metabolic syndrome indicators and target organ damage in urban active coping African and Caucasian men: the SABPA study.

Psychosocial stress relating to an urban environment or acculturation increases the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS). The objectives of this study were firstly to indicate and compare differences regarding appraisal of stress or active coping responses in urban African (n=88) and Caucasian (n=101) male teachers of South Africa, in accord with the… CONTINUE READING