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What is Leptin?

Leptin (derived from the Greek word leptos, meaning “thin”), and it’s without a doubt the most important hormone you probably never heard of. You see, leptin was only first discovered just over 10 years ago, and as far as weight loss is concerned, that’s extremely recent. A leptin molecule looks a lot like a mangled telephone cord. Leptin’s function? To communicate your nutritional status to your body and brain.

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