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The absence of a specific type of neuron in the brain can lead to obesity and diabetes in mice report researchers. The outcome, however, depends on the type of diet that the animals are fed.
New research sheds light on why images of enticing food affect us less when we are full.
According to a new study, diabetic episodes of hypoglycemia may increase the risk of developing dementia, while having dimentia could increase the risk of experiencing low blood sugar levels.
New research provides additional insight into how the brain regulates body fat and could help provide more effective methods of weight loss.
A new paper describes the development of a cAMP analogue which specifically activates only Epac2.
A new study reports fructose produces less reward sensations in the brain than glucose.
A new study reports high fat diets can impair the function of the mesolimbic dopamine system.
Researchers map out the relationship between receptors and ligands.
A new study reports people with insulin resistance, a feature common in type 2 diabetes, can increase the risk for developing Alzheimer's disease.