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Author Reaven, Gerald M.

Title Syndrome X, the silent killer : the new heart disease risk / Gerald Reaven, Terry Kristen Strom, Barry Fox.

Publication Info. New York : Simon and Schuster, 2001.


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  616.123 REAVEN    Check Shelf
Edition First Fireside edition.
Description 284 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Note "A Fireside book."
"Previously published in hardcover as Syndrome X: overcoming the silent killer that can give you a heart attack"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (268-272 pages) and index.
Contents I: A little-known problem -- The "unknown" heart slayer -- When the heart is under siege -- New hope from an unlikely source -- The journey from insulin resistance to Syndrome X -- II: The simple solution -- The six-step Syndrome X program -- The Syndrome X diet -- Slimming the syndrome -- "Burning up" the syndrome -- Drinking, smoking and Syndrome X -- Should medicine be necessary -- Beyond Syndrome X -- If you have heart disease -- A bright future -- III: syndrome X menu plans -- Tailoring the Syndrom X diet -- Menu plans for the 1,200 calorie diet -- Menu plans for the 1,800 calorie diet -- Syndrome X snacks.
Subject Coronary heart disease -- Etiology.
Insulin resistance -- Complications.
Coronary heart disease -- Prevention.
Coronary heart disease -- Diet therapy.
Metabolic Syndrome -- Popular Works.
Insulin Resistance -- Popular Works.
Coronary Disease -- etiology -- Popular Works.
Coronary Disease -- diet therapy -- Popular Works.
Coronary Disease -- prevention & control -- Popular Works.
Added Author Strom, Terry Kristen.
Fox, Barry.
ISBN 0684868636 paperback $13.00
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