• How a Western diet leads to overeating and obesity

    11 monthes ago - By Science Daily

    More than two in three adults in the United States are considered overweight or obese, with substantial biomedical and clinical evidence suggesting that chronic overconsumption of a 'western diet' - foods consisting high levels of sugars and fats - is a major cause of this epidemic. New research now shows that chronic consumption of a western diet leads to overeating and obesity due to elevations in 'peripheral endocannabinoid signaling.'
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