Risks of Metabolic Syndrome in Students of the Faculty of Health Sciences

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Ogus E., Tekindal M. A. , Ceylan Y., Demirel M., Emecioglu N., Ercan İ. , ...More

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.30, no.3, pp.296-300, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/balkanmedj.2013.7145
  • Title of Journal : BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.296-300


Background: Metabolic syndrome is highly prevalent in the adult population worldwide. Education may play an important role in preventing metabolic syndrome in young adults, especially those who are attending university. Such adults are at a critical point in their lives and make their own lifestyle choices that can affect their future health.