Apr 9, 2015
Prevention Magazine - Out-of-the-box thinking often appears nuts at first. (People scoffed at the Wright brothers.) Then the world catches up, and we embrace the concept we thought was ridiculous. That's the path "infectobesity"—the idea that some portion of the obesity crisis may be the due to a viral infection—is traveling, with Texas Tech University professor Nikhil Dhurandhar leading the charge.