nancylebov (nancylebov) wrote,

More about alternate theories of obesity

Here's an article about recent research. Lots about intestinal microbes and how they affect digestive efficiency and plenty about possible viral involvement in some people's obesity. The viral one is interesting--if it causes fat accumulation but low blood cholesterol, does that lower the risk of heart disease?

Here's my previous post on alternate theories of obesity.
Tags: fatness, science

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