How Genes Contribute to Obesity

Science shows that genetics plays a considerable role in obesity but generally to a much lesser degree than many people might believe.  Although genes may increase one’s potential to gain weight, a higher risk for obesity requires external factors, such as abundant food supply…
Genes Dictate Where The Body Stores Fat Tissue

In a new study carried out by the researchers from Uppsala University, in Sweden, the scientists revealed that genes dictate where the body stores fat tissues. However, this process is more prevalent in women than in men. The researchers published…