A High Fat Diet Causes Obesity But Can Affect Your Brain Too

The presence of large numbers of fat cells changes micro-biomes inside the body, causing the body to respond negatively. Worryingly, obesity has been closely linked to various chronic diseases including cardiovascular disease, diabetes and other metabolic disorders, writes Wan Manan Muda and Jomo Kwame Sundaram of Inter Press Service.

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