The brain regulates hunger and appetite by releasing a neuropeptide through cerebrospinal fluid, researchers report.
A new study reports obese teens have disrupted connectivity between numerous areas of the brain involved in appetite regulation.
Recent findings from University of Warwick researchers could help find new treatments to control eating habits that lead to obesity. Researchers discovered tanycytes detect amino acids from food and directly 'tell' the brain when we feel full. Certain food, such as chicken, lentils and avocados, activate tanycytes and make us feel fuller quicker.
NPGL, a newly discovered molecule, increases appetite during periods of fasting and decreases it when we gorge, researchers report.
A new study opens the door for new treatments to help treat obesity and other eating disorders.
A new study reveals how drinking water can alter messages from the stomach to the brain and give that full feeling.
Researchers report their discovery could open new doors for the development of drugs to control obesity and weight gain.