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Metabolic Syndrome Screening

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We offer you convenient and free resources to manage your best health.

The metabolic syndrome screening evaluates five data points that can help you assess your risk for chronic disease.  Having three of these five factors out of the desirable range can significantly increase risk for diabetes and heart disease. 

The metabolic syndrome screening assesses:

  • Blood pressure and pulse
  • Fasting total cholesterol and HDL (good cholesterol)
  • Fasting triglycerides
  • Fasting blood glucose
  • Waist circumference and body composition

The metabolic syndrome screening takes 45 minutes.  Fasting for 9 hours prior to the screening is required.  The blood tests are done with one finger-stick.  You get immediate results and have the benefit of a brief, confidential consultation with a trained health professional. 

If you have three or more of the metabolic syndrome factors out of the norm, the good news is improvement is possible with better food choices, more of your favorite activity, a little weight loss and managing stress better.   Life & Work Connections recommends follow-up with your primary care provider and offers coaching and resources for those who have three or more indicators of metabolic syndrome.  Follow-up screening is available for you to monitor your progress.

Register for your Metabolic Syndrome Screening

Sign Up Here to schedule your screening.  You will receive an automatic email message confirming your registration and a reminder email two days before your appointment.