Obesity Gene

Proof Of The Obesity Gene?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

People genetically prone to obesity could be more likely to pile on weight from fried foods than those with lower risk, a study suggests. Eating fr...

Have You Got The 'Gluttony Gene'?

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 19.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists have discovered a "gluttony gene" that may be responsible for obesity cases caused by compulsive non-stop eating. In laboratory tests on...

The Fat Gene? Do Yourself a Favour and Forget About It

Dr Khandee Ahnaimugan | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Khandee Ahnaimugan

As we know, your genes are not your destiny. Being predisposed to being overweight doesn't necessarily make you overweight. Furthermore, the worrying increases in rates of obesity in our society over the last few decades can clearly not be blamed on genes.