Food Cravings and Obesity

Posted: March 5, 2012 in Uncategorized

Stephan Guyenet wrote a blog entry today that breaks down a study that showed foods that are tastier and elicit a reward response from our neurotransmitters actually down regulate hormones controlling hunger and lead to overeating.  It is a quick read, but super informative.  http://wholehealthsource.blogspot.com/2012/02/palatability-satiety-and-calorie-intake.html#more

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