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what is the relationship between leptin and gaining weight?

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Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Leptin resistance: Studies are finding, however, that the majority of overweight individuals that are having difficulty losing weight have varying degrees of leptin resistance. The leptin is unable to produce its normal effects of weight loss, with the severity correlating with the degree of obesity.
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