• Metabolic Syndrome

    Metabolic Syndrome

    What is Metabolic Syndrome?  Metabolic syndrome is a group of risk factors that increase the likelihood of developing heart disease, diabetes, and stroke. It can also be known as insulin resistance syndrome. The five risk factors are: Increased blood pressure High blood sugar levels Excess fat around…

  • Facts About Metabolism

    Facts About Metabolism

    A common word you hear when trying to lose weight – metabolism. Is it important? Slow or fast? These are all questions we ask ourselves when we don’t necessarily know much about metabolism. Options Medical Weight Loss, Park Ridge, IL, is going to break down everything you need to know about…