1. Understand that the metablic syndrome is not a discrete disease entity but is a cluster of risk factors contributing to later cardiovascular disease or type 2 diabetes.
2. Understand that the common denominator of the signs and symptoms of the metabolic syndrome is insulin resistance.
3. Understand the differences between the metabolism of glucose and fructose.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 Participation