Why is it hard to lose weight when you get older : Have you ever asked yourself the question, “Am I overweight? ” If the answer is yes, then it is the right time to start shedding weight because as we get older, it becomes more difficult to lose weight. It is easier for a 20-year-old woman to lose weight compared to a 50-year-old woman.
Tag: unintentional weight loss and aging
Enzyme drives middle-age weight and fitness changes : Researchers have long known that losing weight and maintaining the capacity to exercise tend to get harder beginning between ages 30 and 40—the start of mid-life. Scientists have developed new therapies for obesity, including fat-fighting pills. However, many therapies have failed because of a lack of understanding about the biological changes that cause middle-aged people to gain weight, particularly around the abdomen.