Dr Karl: G’day, Dr Karl here.
It always comes as a bit of a shock to realise that something you always thought was true turns out to be wrong. I’m talking about “metabolism”…you know that thing responsible for making you pile on the kilos as it apparently slows down with every passing birthday.
It turns out that’s wrong! It doesn’t actually slow down with age…well not by much anyway. And the long-held belief that women have slower metabolisms than men – wrong too!
So, let’s look at the history of Metabolic Science.
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