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Syndrome X

Overcoming the Silent Killer That Can Give You a Heart Attack

by Gerald Reaven

  • 273 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fitness & diet,
  • Popular medicine,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Diets - Special Conditions,
  • Consumer Health,
  • Prevention,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Nutrition,
  • Diseases - Heart,
  • Health & Fitness / General,
  • Coronary heart disease,
  • Complications,
  • Etiology,
  • Insulin resistance

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7722815M
    ISBN 100684868628
    ISBN 109780684868622
    OCLC/WorldCa42719952

    Metabolic syndrome is a group of risk factors that include abdominal fat, high blood pressure, high blood sugar, and unhealthy cholesterol levels. Treatment is focused on tackling each of these. Reaven's, Syndrome X: Overcoming the Silent Killer That Can Give You a Heart Attack, is his first book for a lay audience. He has written more than professional papers and books. "I wrote this lay book because I was getting disgusted with all the diet books that started with my work and twisted it in ways that were totally wrong," he told me.

    Syndrome X is the first book to tell you how to fight the epidemic disorder that is derailing the health of nearly a third of North Americans. Fragile X Syndrome is an inherited disorder caused by genetics that affects a child's learning, behavior, appearance, and health. Learn more about the symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment of.

    Spotlighting two of the most prevalent and most researched genetically based disabilities--Down syndrome and Fragile X syndrome--this cutting-edge text clarifies the distinct speech and language issues associated with each disorder and helps readers conduct individualized assessment and intervention. An essential upper-level textbook and an invaluable professional reference, this book . Metabolic syndrome X is a group of five risk factors that can increase your chances of developing heart disease, diabetes, and stroke. Metabolic syndrome X is a group of five risk factors that can Author: Darla Burke.


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Syndrome X by Gerald Reaven Download PDF EPUB FB2

Syndrome X is the first book to tell you how to fight the epidemic disorder that is derailing the health of nearly a third of North by: 3.

Syndrome X is the first Syndrome X book to tell you how to fight the epidemic disorder that is derailing the health of nearly a third of North Americans. It outlines a complete three-step program-including easy-to-follow diets, light physical activity, /5.

About the Author Gerald Reaven, M.D., Professor of Medicine at Stanford University, discovered Syndrome X. A world-renowned endocrinologist, he has received a wide array of scientific awards and has served as director of the division of endocrinology and metabolism, among other posts, at Stanford's School of Medicine/5(19).

Living with Klinefelter Syndrome (47,XXY) Trisomy X (47,XXX) XYY: A guide for families and individuals affected by X and Y chromosome variations by Virginia Isaacs Cover | Mar 1, out of 5 stars Living with Klinefelter Syndrome, Trisomy X, XYY: A guide for families and individuals affected by X and Y chromosome variations by Cover MSW, Virginia Isaacs | Mar 1, out of 5 stars   Syndrome X, or the metabolic syndrome, affects up to 70 million Americans.

It is the variable combination of obesity, high blood cholesterol and high blood pressure, linked by the presence Syndrome X book insulin resistance. Stephen Holt, M.D. expands the concepts of Syndrome X to Syndrome X, Y and Z in a new, novel and elegant : Stephen Holt. "Syndrome X could very well be the next public health crisis, and the information in this book can keep you from being another statistic." - Fred Pescatore, M.D.

nutritionally oriented insulin-resistance specialist Syndrome X is a common condition many people don't realize they have. It's the combination of insulin resistance with extra weight.

To our knowledge, Book syndrome has only been reported in one, large Swedish family (25 cases in 4 generations) and in one other isolated case. The signs and symptoms reported in the Swedish family included premolar aplasia (when the premolars fail to develop); excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis); and early whitening of the whitening of the hair was the most constant.

Syndrome X is also known as the Metabolic Syndrome, Insulin Resistance or Pre-Diabetes. It can best be described as the chemical imbalance that makes your body store fat.

This chemical imbalance also stops you burning fat. The key to weight loss is you must get your insulin working better which will get your insulin levels down.

In Syndrome, a doctor with a radical theory decides to fix the chemical imbalance in the mind of a serial killer to remove his evil impulses. To do that, he experiments on the killer in a controlled environment which is an isolated movie set/5. Brooke Megan Greenberg (January 8, – Octo ) was an American who remained physically and cognitively similar to a toddler, despite her increasing was about 30 in (76 cm) tall, weighed about 16 lb ( kg) and had an estimated mental age of nine months to one year.

Brooke's doctors termed her condition Syndrome XBorn: Brooke Megan Greenberg, January 8. Metabolic syndrome is a group of risk factors -- high blood pressure, high blood sugar, high triglycerides, low HDL cholesterol, and belly fat -- that increases risk of heart disease and diabetes.

“one way to guard against Syndrome X is to ignore the “best” medical advice, to shun the low-fat, high-carbohydrate diet everyone “knows” is good for theheart.

If you have Syndrome X—and 60–75 million Americans do— that “good” diet can be deadly/5(3). The National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) Adult Treatment Panel (ATP) III guidelines suggested that a diagnosis of metabolic syndrome (previously known as syndrome X) where three or more of the following risk factors are present.

Gerald Reaven is the author of Syndrome X ( avg rating, 20 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Insulin Resistance ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 revi /5. Single X, chromosomal disorder AKA Turner syndrome.

#N#Disambiguation page providing links to topics that could be referred to by the same search term. This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Syndrome X.

If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article. The book is titled Syndrome X: The Silent Killer, and it has two co-authors named Terry Kristen Strom and Barry Fox.

It was published in and is a bit outdated in some ways, but since Reaven has played such a key role in our modern understanding of insulin resistance.

Syndrome X is the first book to tell you how to fight the epidemic disorder that is derailing the health of nearly a third of North : Turner Publishing Company.

Syndrome X ages you prematurely and significantly increases your risk of heart disease, hypertension, obesity, eye disease, nervous system disorders, diabetes, Alzheimer's, cancer, and other age-related me X is the first book to tell you how to fight the epidemic disorder that is derailing the health of nearly a third of North 3/5(2).

Even though Dr. Reaven's self-assessment quiz suggests that my Syndrome X risk is very low (one on a scale of ), I found his book to be thought provoking and informative. For the general population, I believe the basic message is that people who are overweight and unfit may benefit from a moderate reduction in carb intake and some addition.

Fortunately, Syndrome X can be cured. This important book explains how to identify the disorder and provides a program of diet and exercise (plus medication when necessary) that can render Syndrome X .The A-Z Reference Book of Syndromes and Inherited Disorders provides a practical reference for carers and those with a syndrome or inherited disorder.

It describes the disorders and problems of both children and adults, considers the day-to-day management of conditions and is written in non-technical language for a wider audience whilst giving enough detail for the medical, nursing and.Two books about diets to control Syndrome X have been published by well respected nutritional writers.

They are Can’t Lose Weight?You could have Syndrome X by Dr Sandra Cabot, author of “The Liver Cleansing Diet” and the X Factor diet by Leslie Kenton. Syndrome X is the name given to a cluster of disorders that have become very prevalent, due to our high intake of refined carbohydrates.