News : 2012 : April

The editors are, from left, Tracie L. Miller, M.D., Sarah E. Messiah, Ph.D., M.P.H., and Steven E. Lipshultz, M.D.

Miller School Experts Publish First Book on Pediatric Metabolic Syndrome

When the Miller School’s Steven E. Lipshultz, M.D., Tracie L. Miller, M.D., and Sarah E. Messiah, Ph.D., M.P.H., were growing up, nobody discussed, much less studied, metabolic syndrome in children. After all, the cluster of risk factors associated with an increased risk for heart disease, diabetes, stroke and other health problems was found only in adults

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