Where Are We in Terms of Understanding Disease Related to Obesity?

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We're only beginning to understand that changes in, I'll just use the term metabolism, but the ability of the body not only to utilize the food stuff that come in as fuel, but also to turn it into building blocks, is deranged obviously in obesity and diabetes, and some of those derangements, we're learning based on laboratory studies are capable of driving heart failure and heart disease.

So there is a really vicious interplay between first propensity in general in the nation to develop heart and vascular disease, but when you put the metabolic disturbances upon that, then we have to treat we believe that metabolic like disturbances.