Researchers report high fat diets in teens is associated with poor stress coping skills later in life.
Mothers who eat high fat diets during pregnancy could be elevating the risk of future depression and anxiety symptoms for their children, a new study in Frontiers in Endocrinology reports. High fat diets may impair the development of the central serotonin system, researchers discovered. Further studies noted that introducing a healthy diet to the offspring at an early age did not reverse the effect.
According to researchers, high fat diets appear to prompt microglia to start consuming synapses in mice.
A new study reports high fat diets can impair the function of the mesolimbic dopamine system.
A new study reports high fat and high sugar diets alter gut bacteria and cause changes in cognitive flexibility, or the power to adapt to changes in situations.