Quickly to cope with the extra weight will help the cold and bacteria, according to scientists from the University of Geneva scientific. Research group has conducted monitoring of laboratory mice with obesity. On the basis of this observation, scientists have made conclusions that should help in the development of new methods of losing weight.
Initially the animals were housed in room with a temperature of 21°C. the mice were placed in special cells with a lower temperature. In conditions of hypothermia mice have lived for a month. It turned out that such conditions have helped most of the animals to cope with the extra weight.
Interesting another fact. In the feces of mice, the scientists found changes in the intestinal microflora. In the gastrointestinal tract of animals had no bacteria Akkermansia muciniphila. This group of microorganisms accelerates the absorption of fats from the intestine.