How a High-Fat Diet May Alter the Gut Microbiome and Lead to Peripheral Nerve Damage

June 29, 2023


Read time:

5-15 mins
Mice Obesity Microbiome Neuroplasty Diabetes
Presented by Health Lab

In an article from Michigan Health Lab, researchers aim to discuss obesity and how it leads to peripheral nerve damage. Impacting millions worldwide, obesity and other metabolic disorders could lead to peripheral neuropathy, possibly stemming from a high-fat diet. Mohamed Noureldein, Ph.D., a postdoctoral fellow at the NeuroNetwork for Emerging Therapies in Michigan Medicine’s Department of Neurology discusses the gut microbiome and how having a high-fat diet is dangerous as well.

More from the Alumni Education Gateway
Join the Alumni Education Gateway Email List​
We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By using this site, you accept our use of cookies.