Weight Loss Resources
Complexities of Obesity
- AGRP: agouti-related peptide
- α-MSH: α-melanocyte-stimulating hormone
- GHSR: growth hormone secretagogue receptor
- INSR: insulin receptor; LepR: leptin receptor
- MC4R: melanocortin-4 receptor
- NPY: neuropeptide Y
- POMC: proopiomelanocortin
- PYY: peptide YY
- Y1R: neuropeptide Y1 receptor
- Y2R: neuropeptide Y2 receptor
Apovian CM, Aronne LJ, Bessesen D et al. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015;100:342-362.
Weight loss is a highly individualized process. No individual result should be seen as typical.