Have you been trying to lose weight for what seems like forever with no success? If you’re over 35, you might wonder why losing weight seems more complex now than it did when you were younger. The truth is, there are a few reasons why your metabolism slows down as you age, making it more challenging to drop those unwanted pounds. But don’t despair—there are still things you can do to fight back against a slower metabolism and finally reach your weight loss goals. Read on to learn more.