Metabolic Health

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Treating Metabolic Disorders

A metabolic disorder occurs when abnormal chemical reactions in your body disrupts your metabolism. When this happens, you might have too much of some substances or too little of other ones that you need to stay healthy. You can develop a metabolic disorder when some organs, such as your liver or pancreas, do not function normally.

With an emphasis on preventive care, Woman's Metabolic Health & Research Center* offers the following services for women:

 (*Pregnant women with diabetic conditions are cared for at Woman's Diabetes Education Services)

Metabolism Testing

Using the MedGem handheld indirect calorimeter, our dietitians can help you discover how many calories your body burns.