Category Archives: Metabolism

The Bottomless Pit

Always hungry? In this New York Times article, the authors present their hypothesis (which they published in a recent issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association) that excess calories don’t make us fat. Instead, fat makes us fat. It’s the kind of calories which are more related to weight gain than the number of calories. This is a fascinating theory you can read here.

obese mouse and normal mouse

Why am I always hungry?