Diabetes, a metabolic disease, occurs when the human body has a high amount of blood glucose. The excess glucose is due to inadequate production of insulin. It may also be due to the inability of the cells to respond to the insulin produced. Hyperlipidemia refers to any of several acquired or genetic disorders that result in a high level of lipids (fats, cholesterol, and triglycerides) circulating in the blood.
More than 3 million people have this genetic disorder in the United States and Europe. It is extremely common for those who live in developed countries and follow a Western high-fat diet. Several metabolic disorders reduce our full life, a sensible diet combined with regular exercise can help prevent development or help treat several metabolic disorders.