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…
Obesity Is Influenced By A Protein In The Brain

What once was considered a symbol of wealth and fertility in the century we’re living is a stigma called obesity. None of the two extremes is the ultimate truth. Back in history, when Peter Paul Rubens was painting overweight women…
Obesity Can Affect The Brain, According To A New Study

Many people have likely observed that their body tends to gain weight considerably more quickly as they age while maintaining the current shape becomes a more difficult task. Most gym experts and health professionals will argue that this happens because…