Weight loss may curb brain dysfunction, inflammation, experts say

06/9/2011 | HealthDay News

Body mass reduction in obese individuals may increase anti-inflammatory activity in the cerebrospinal fluid and partially correct dysfunctional glucose response in the hypothalamus, according to a study in the journal Diabetes. Experts said obese participants with reduced body mass had improved levels of anti-inflammatory agents interleukin-10 and interleukin-6.

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