Metabolic Syndrome and the Risk for Type 1 Diabetes Complications

Metabolic syndrome encompasses several cardiovascular risk factors, including abdominal obesity, dyslipidemia, hypertension, insulin resistance, and prothrombic and proinflammatory states. Metabolic syndrome has long been associated with type 2 diabetes and insulin resistance; however, with rising obesity rates, an association between metabolic syndrome and type 1 diabetes has also developed. Read more

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