Key shift in brain that creates drive to overeat identified

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ScienceDaily: Dieting and Weight Control News
Key shift in brain that creates drive to overeat identified
Neuroscientists have identified a cellular change in the brain that accompanies obesity. The findings could explain the body’s tendency to maintain undesirable weight levels, rather than an ideal weight, and identify possible targets for pharmacological efforts to address obesity. The study identifies a mechanism for the body’s ongoing tendency to return to the heavier weight.

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