Tag Archives: metabolic syndrome

Obesity and metabolic syndrome result in low vitamin E

By: Devon Andre | Tuesday, November 03, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Obesity and metabolic syndrome result in low vitamin E

A new study has found that obese individuals with a metabolic syndrome actually require more vitamin E. They undergo higher oxidative stress, but their condition makes the body utilize it less efficiently. The researchers suggest this vitamin E paradox is… Read More

Gut bacteria blamed for diabetes and obesity

By: Emily Lunardo | Friday, October 30, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Obesity, weak immune system and other risk factors of cellulitis

Researchers from Penn State University have found that gut bacteria may be to blame for diabetes and obesity. The findings suggest that gut bacteria changes the way the liver processes fat, thus contributing to metabolic syndromes. Metabolic syndromes are a… Read More