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Diabetes.co.uk: “Insulin Resistance.”
Mayo Clinic: “Gallstones.”
NIH National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: “Overweight and Obesity,” “Explore Metabolic Syndrome.”
Obesity Action Coalition: “Benefits of 5-10 Percent Weight-loss.”
American Heart Association: “Your Risk for Metabolic Syndrome,” “About Metabolic Syndrome.”
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