Obese people lack cells with satiety hormones

Individuals with severe overweight have an inhibited sense of satiation - they release fewer satiety hormones than people of normal weight. The reason: the responsible cells in the gastrointestinal tract of obese people are severely reduced. This report Swiss doctors in the journal Scientific Reports. Surgical weight-loss procedures can repair this disorder.

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Source: ScienceNewsline

  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Crohn's & Colitis , Foundation of America
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