8 Surprisingly Common Reasons You’re Gaining Weight,According To Experts

8 Surprisingly Common Reasons You’re Gaining Weight,According To Experts

If you’ve been counting calories and carbs and still not losing weight, researchers say it could be any one of a number of surprising, hidden causes of obesity.In fact, a recent study by the U.K.-based Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs reports that although we are consuming 14 percent fewer calories than we did in the 1970s, we’re getting fatter. One in three Americans is clinically obese, while another third are overweight, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.“It’s fascinating that we are eating fewer calories and still have this epidemic of obesity,” Dr. Carson Liu, a weight-loss expert and bariatric surgeon tells Health Radar.So what’s behind the nation’s ever-expanding waistline?