The bigger your belly, the smaller your brain?!

Research done recently has shown links to brain changes in relation to obesity. The research found that in those that are overwheight certain parts of the brain are affected that may actually compound the eating issues.

“Eric Stice at Oregon Research Institute, Eugene, thinks that the findings strengthen the “slippery slope” theory of obesity. “If you overeat, it appears to result in neural changes that increase the risk for future overeating,””

via A fat tummy shrivels your brain – health – 08 January 2011 – New Scientist.


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