Metabolic Syndrome

  1. How does metabolic syndrome increase CV risk
    • Increases BP
    • Increases fasting glucose and therefore whole AGE/RAGE/uncoupling of NADPH and eNOS = free radicals and NO reduction = vasoconstriction and increased BP
    • Dyslipidemia
  2. Nutritional Management of Metabolic Syndrome
    Low GL diet
  3. Supplements for metabolic syndrome
    • Fenugreek - fat binder / blood glucose regulation
    • Green Tea Extract - lipase inhibitor¬†
    • Grape Seed Extract - lipase inhibitor
    • Green Coffee Bean Extract - lipase inhibitor
    • Fenugreek Seeds - aids insulin secretion Cinnamon
    • Biotin - improves insulin secretion
    • Ginseng - may improve functionality of pancreatic beta cells
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A5
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340727
Card Set
Metabolic Syndrome
Description
Metabolic Syndrome
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