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Published on October 23, 2019

9 Medical Causes of a Slow Metabolism

MSN.com - Your metabolism is how your body turns calories into energy, so when you say you have a ’slow metabolism,’ you really mean your body is hanging onto calories, causing unwanted weight gain. Medical experts including Ghasak Amer Mahmood MD, an endocrinologist and metabolism internal medicine expert at PIH Health in Whittier answer the question, “Why is my metabolism so slow?”