RWJ Health Connect | Patient PortalGo
  • 1-888-MD-RWJUH
  • YouTube

Weight Management

Related Health Issues

  • Search by Keywords

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Enter a search phrase:

Related Health Issues

Pre-Diabetes
Pre-Diabetes Pre-diabetes means your blood sugar level is above normal but not high enough for a diagnosis of diabetes. Pre-diabetes increases the risk for developing diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. The good news is, with healthy lifestyle changes, you can prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes. Take action; watch this video to find out more about what you can do.
Fast Facts
As your BMI goes up, so does your risk for having a stroke, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute says. Being overweight or obese leads to a buildup of plaque in your arteries. That increases the chance of having a blood clot block the flow of blood to the brain, causing a stroke.
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Enter a search phrase:
Metabolic Syndrome Worksheet
Metabolic Syndrome Worksheet To help manage your condition, fill in the dates on which you had or will have the following tests or checkups. Lipid profile I had a lipid profile on __________. A lipid profile is a lab test that measures the amount of certain fats and cholesterol in your blood. High lipid levels can lead to a heart attack or worsen heart disease. You should have a lipid profile at least once a year. Maintain healthy levels of LDL ("bad") cholesterol and HDL ("good") cholesterol. Healthy l...