Do adaptive changes in metabolic rate favor weight regain in weight-reduced individuals? An examination of the set-point theory

Authors:Weinsier, R. L., Nagy, T. R., Hunter, G. R., Darnell, B. E., Hensrud, D. D. and Weiss, H. L.
"Our findings do not provide evidence in support of adaptive metabolic changes as an explanation for the tendency of weight-reduced persons to regain weight."