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Neuroimaging shows that response to food cues differ in severely obese women.


Understanding the integrative role of the central nervous system in the prevalence of obesity and obesity-related diseases is of great importance.  It has been hypothesized that flexibility of food reward–related brain signaling and food cues may differ between overweight and normal-weight subjects and depend on a fasted or satiated state.  Now, a study from researchers at UT Southwestern shows that

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