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Do my genes control how much I weigh after puberty?

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Dr. Andrew Blazar
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Not directly

Key elements in weight are calories in (food) and calories out (energy used-usually physical activity) genes may modify both and therefore indirectly impact weight but remembering the basics should allow a healthy outcome.

In brief: Not directly

Key elements in weight are calories in (food) and calories out (energy used-usually physical activity) genes may modify both and therefore indirectly impact weight but remembering the basics should allow a healthy outcome.
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