Describe metabolic syndrome and its potential life-threatening health problems. – Metabolic syndrome is a complex of several pathologically conditions marked by obesity, cardiovascular changes, and significant insulin resistance due to increased adipose tissue (Dyer and Could, 2011). Metabolic syndrome and some of its potential life-threatening health problems include but are not limited to heart disease, stroke, and diabetes. Metabolic syndrome is preventable and reversible (Web). What serious consequences do Anorexia Nervous and Bulimia have?
Health consequences of Anorexia Nervous are as follows: Abnormally slow heart rate and blood pressure. -Reduction of bone density. -Muscle loss and weakness. -Severed dehydration resulting in kidney failure. -Fainting, fatigue, and overall weakness. -Dry hair and skin; hair loss. – Growth of a downy layer of hair called langue all over the body, including the face, in an effort to keep the body warm. 0 How does osteoarthritis affect the ability for individuals to exercise? Compare and contrast Arteriosclerosis and Atherosclerosis. Compare and contrast Osteoporosis