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Glendale, CA
A 42-year-old male asked:

Having borderline of sugar, cholesterol , and overweight for 42 yr old male does that mean metabolic syndrome? do i need medication?

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Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
Urology 10 years experience
Metabolic syndrome: You have the signs. You can be monitored, go on a diet, lose wight, and follow the instructions of your doctor about need for medication..
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