The Downing Clinic combines diet, vitamins, and lifestyle treatment to improve cholesterol. We can run genetic tests for cardiovascular disease and counsel on appropriate diet and lifestyle changes to prevent cardiovascular disease.
Diet, lifestyle, herbs, minerals, amino acids and detoxification all can help with this silent disease. With combinations of our own version of the DASH diet and other lifestyle changes, often improvement is possible.
Metabolic syndrome is a group of medical risk factors which present simultaneously in an individual as:
- High Blood Pressure
- Low HDL Level
- High Trigylceride Level
- High Fasting Blood Sugar Level
- Higher Than Recommended Waist-to-Hip Ratio and BMI (Height to Weight Ratio)
These factors increase an individual’s risk of heart disease, stroke and diabetes.