Weight Matters – Part 3

We now know how obesity can affect our metabolic profile[1] and disrupt our bodily functions (if you haven’t already, do read Parts 1 and 2 of this post). There is another way by which fat can affect our health: the physical stress due to the excess weight on different body parts. Obesity can lead to … Continue reading Weight Matters – Part 3

Weight Matters – Part 2

In our first post on obesity and the plethora of problems it can cause (please read here). In this post, we are going to look into some of the common and serious medical conditions that are associated with increased weight/obesity; this post focuses on co-morbidities[1] resulting from fat distribution and function, and the resultant impact … Continue reading Weight Matters – Part 2