Obesity & Other Health Problems
Most people who have metabolic syndrome have insulin resistance. This may be a beginning of the development of type 2 diabetes.
Type 2 Diabetes
A person with type 2 diabetes either can't make enough insulin or can't properly use it.
Sleep apnea is a breathing disorder in which a person experiences brief interruptions of breathing during sleep.
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)/Heartburn
Gastroesophageal reflux is the return of acidic stomach juices, or food and fluids, back up into the esophagus.