Friday, February 23, 2024 – Episode 1322

Friday, February 23, 2024 - Episode 1322
By: Leslyn Keith, OTD, CLT-LANA

Estrogen and Its Impact on Fat Accumulation in Lipedema

  • This episode talks about a study conducted at Colorado State University in the US, that investigates the impact of estrogen on adipose tissue metabolism.
  • The researchers explore whether there is a connection between estrogen levels and the excessive fat accumulation observed in individuals with lipedema.
  • The paper was published in the peer-reviewed journal International Journal of Molecular Sciences in October 2021.