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Metabolic syndrome is a signal that someone could be on the road to serious health problems. Find out more about it in this article for teens.
Other Diseases That Are More Common in People With Type 1 Diabetes
People with type 1 diabetes have a greater risk for certain health problems, such as thyroid disorders, celiac disease, and Addison's disease. Find out more about these autoimmune disorders.
Your body gets the energy it needs from food through a process called metabolism. Get all the facts on metabolism in this article.
When Being Overweight Is a Health Problem
A couple of pounds of extra body fat are not a health risk for most people. But when people are severely overweight, it can cause health problems.