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Prediabetes Associated with Increased Risk of Cardiovascular Disease and All-cause Mortality   
 
Prediabetes is an intermediate metabolic state between normoglycemia and diabetes. Biomarkers such as fasting glucose, oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT), and/or hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) have been used for the diagnosis of prediabetes. However, the criteria used to define prediabetes are not always consistent among organizations... 
 

Improve your Heart Health with Exercise  
 
Over the past several years, we have been instructed on the value of exercise and activity for our heart health. Statistics on the state of heart health in the US are sobering... 

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February is Heart Health Month
On the Metagenics Institute you will find multiple resources on how to make healthy changes to your diet and effects of staying fit with exercise. For more information click here 

Upcoming Educational Events

February 2017

Integrative Healthcare Symposium (IHS) Pre-Conference  
February 22, 2017 | New York Hilton Midtown, NY

Case Method Approach to Advanced Clinical Practices:  
Successfully Managing the Patient through Chronic Health Issues  

  


April 2017


iCamp 2017 Integrative Medicine Conference
April 21, 22 & 23 | Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay   
 

Register by Phone for Discounted Rate to Attend

Healing the Whole Person:
The Power of Integrative Medicine

Call to register and mention Metagenics Institute
to receive a $100 discount 
when you register over the phone!  
Call: 305-243-4751
 
 
 

A recent study published in Stroke   examined the effect that a typical Nordic diet had on stroke incidence. The study used previous cohort participants and medical records to examine over 50000 Danish participants dietary habits for over 13 years... 
 

Women's Risks for CVD and MetS Increase More
Before Menopause than After
   
Prior research has always suggested women before menopause have a lower risk than men for CVD; after menopause there is an equal risk between the sexes which has been mostly attributed to hormonal reduction. However, data from a cohort of the ARIC study * recently published in the Journal of the American Heart Association... 


Complimentary Continuing Educational Module from Scripps
One Carbon Metabolism  

Speaker:  Rima Rozen PhD
Credits Offered:  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™  - 1.00

This podcast features a presentation by Rima Rozen, PhD on the topic of One Carbon Metabolism. It also features an introduction by Dr. Steve Zeisel. Dr. Rozen is a professor in the department of human genetics at McGill University. In general, her research focuses on genetic deficiencies in the metabolism of folic acid in the body, which can lead to birth defects, fatty liver, colorectal cancer and brain dysfunction 

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