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Folkeuniversitetet - The Fat Controller

What is diabesity? & Could we prevent it? – Learn more about obesity, diabetes and how to control it by science broadcaster and expert in molecular biology Dr. Emily Grossman, and her father Ashley Grossman. The event is in English and free of charge.

2017.06.28 | Lene Bekker Lassen

Date Sun 24 Sep
Time 14:00 15:30
Location Dokk1, Store sal (the big room), Hack Kampmanns Plads 2, 8000 Aarhus C.
The Fat Controller

Join science broadcaster and expert in molecular biology Dr. Emily Grossman, and her father Ashley Grossman, Professor of Endocrinology at the University of Oxford and expert in the region of the brain controlling hormones and appetite, as they discuss potential new ground-breaking medical techniques to lose weight effortlessly - and what these may mean for our future. 

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Also watch Dr. Emily Grossman on “Why is Itching Contagious?”      

With more than 1 in 3 UK adults now being considered obese, ‘diabesity’ is a growing problem: diabetes, brought on by obesity, which in turn causes brain, heart, nerve, and kidney damage. But could we prevent it?

According to new research we might soon be taking drugs to stop ourselves from over-eating, or flicking a biological switch to effortlessly burn off our fat.

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