Not all obese people develop metabolic problems linked to excess weight​​​​ | The Source | Washington University in St. Louis
New research demonstrates that obesity does not always go hand in hand with metabolic changes in the body that can lead to diabetes, heart disease and stroke. Washington University School of Medicine researchers found that a subset of obese people do not have common metabolic abnormalities associated with obesity, and they don't develop them when they gain more weight.​