Endocrinology and Obesity

Obesity is highly associated with various endocrine abnormalities that are characterized by hormonal imbalance and/or resistance. Weight reduction generally normalizes these endocrine alterations, implicating obesity as a direct cause. Being overweight or obese predisposes an individual to many medical problems including diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke, depression and some types of cancer. In the United States, the frequency of these conditions is increasing at epidemic rates.

 Obesity is the major issue which is playing a vital role in the production of various disorders related to endocrine system which includes diabetes and heart related problem at the first place. Obesity is highly associated with the endocrine abnormalities that are recognized by the hormonal imbalances. Being overweight will makes a person to expose to various risky endocrine disorders. The frequency of the conditions such as heart stroke, depression, hypertension, diabetes etc is increasing at higher rate. Medications and dietary therapies will help to cope up from these disorders. Change in drinking and food habits plays an important role in obesity related endocrine disorders.

  • Food intake control
  • Adipocyte function and immuno metabolism
  • Genetic risk factors
  • Genetic risk factors
  • Overweight/extreme obesity and food intake control
  • Diet and weight management
  • Metabolic regulation in physiology and disease
  • Treatment of obesity
  • Drug discovery/development in obesity

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