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Does losing weight help treat metabolic syndrome?

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Weight loss is often a by-product of exercising and eating well. But it's a key goal in itself if you're overweight or obese. Weight loss can improve every aspect of metabolic syndrome.

From: How Do You Treat Metabolic Syndrome? WebMD Medical Reference

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Deen, D. June 15, 2004. American Family Physician,

Grundy, S. , Oct. 25, 2005. Circulation

Wannamethee, A. , Feb. 15, 2006. JAMA

Reviewed by Michael Dansinger on February 16, 2019

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Deen, D. June 15, 2004. American Family Physician,

Grundy, S. , Oct. 25, 2005. Circulation

Wannamethee, A. , Feb. 15, 2006. JAMA

Reviewed by Michael Dansinger on February 16, 2019

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