29-3 Metabolic Syndrome


In This Issue:

  • FEATURE ARTICLE: Nutritional Interventions to Prevent and Treat Metabolic Syndrome: From the Basics and to the Latest
    Susan St. Claire, DC, MS, DCBCN, CCN
    • Metabolic Syndrome: History, Epidemiology and Etiology
      Brian Anderson DC, CCN, MPH, MS, CertMDT
    • Metabolic Syndrome: Diagnosis and Management
      Brian Anderson DC, CCN, MPH, MS, CertMDT
    Christopher Roecker, DC and Lisa Zaynab Killinger, DC

    • Metabolic Syndrome
    • An Overview of the Identification and Management of the Metabolic Syndrome in Chiropractic Practice
    • Effects of a Home-Based Intervention on Diet and Physical Activity Behaviours for Rural Adults with or at Risk of Metabolic Syndrome: A Randomised Controlled Trial
    • Yoga for Adults with Type 2 Diabetes: A Systematic Review of Controlled Trials


Have you been somewhat frustrated in the management of your patients who battle (or succumb to) obesity, elevated blood sugar, along with other abnormal blood chemistries, and cardiovascular problems? Well, even if you are not frustrated, I think you will enjoy and profit from this issue of D.C. Tracts as it deals with Metabolic Syndrome. Dr. Brian Anderson’s lectures will provide a detailed overview covering metabolic syndrome history, prevalence, effective treatment approaches, risk factors such as epigenetics, genetics, lifestyle, and social risk factors.