The Concept of CMR

Definition and History

The current definition of the metabolic syndrome encompasses a cluster of metabolic abnormalities...

The Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes Epidemics

The number of people suffering from type 2 diabetes is skyrocketing worldwide...

Epidemiology

Epidemiological studies published over the last 50 years have shed light on the many factors that...

Intra-abdominal Adipose Tissue: the Culprit?

Intra-abdominal (visceral) obesity (excess fat in the abdominal cavity) is closely linked to blood...

Intra-abdominal Obesity and Cardiometabolic Risk

Excess intra-abdominal (visceral) fat has been linked to the following metabolic complications...

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