Mastering Herbs: Metabolic Syndrome & Hyperlipidemia

Mastering Herbs: Metabolic Syndrome & Hyperlipidemia

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1 Presentation | 2 hours 15 mins
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Description

This presentation reviews Metabolic Syndrome contributors – the Deadly Quartet: Hypertension, Hyperlipidemia, Insulin Resistance, and Obesity. Herbs that improve lipid metabolism and serum lipids will be detailed, along with herbs that improve insulin sensitivity. Herbal supplements will be detailed along with dietary approaches, medicinal beverages, and culinary tips.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify which herbs are most effective for improving insulin resistance
  • Identify which herbs are most effective for hyperlipidemia
  • Identify which herbs can improve biliary processing of cholesterol and lipids
  • Prepare sophisticated and specific formulas that best address individual patients and their presentations
  • Prepare effective formulas to treat common presenting aspects of “The Deadly Quartet”
  • Detail various herbal constituents and their mechanisms which can improve insulin signal transduction
  • Differentiate specific herbs for different aspects of metabolic syndrome and know when to emphasize each i the herbal formulas
  • Identify situations where general metabolic support is needed, and when to be aggressive due to concerns of advanced disease and MI risk
  • List the lab markers to help evaluate the severity or urgency of Metabolic syndrome aspects
  • Explain why metabolic disorders, insulin resistance, and hypothyroidism may accompany
  • Use herbs as medicinal foods and create enjoyable beverages to ensure patient compliance
  • Treat diabetes with multi-prong approaches that include medicinal foods, herbal specifics, and long term metabolic support for best effects
  • Create specific and fine-tuned formulas given individual symptoms and presentations

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