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New Research Finds a Link Between Obesity and Nutritional Deficiencies

Los Angeles, CA, April 27, 2015 — Obesity has reached epidemic proportions affecting nearly 78 million adults in the United States and has been linked with an increased risk of diabetes, heart disease, and cancer. Recent studies have suggested that obese patients have specific amino acid deficiencies that can contribute to obesity. The latest research report entitled “Nutritional Deficiencies Associated with Obesity,” published online in the Journal of Obesity and Weight Loss Therapy, highlights the specific amino acid and nutrient deficiencies that are commonly associated Continue reading →