RESEARCHERS DISCOVER DEDICATED BRAIN AREA FOR FOOD RESPONSES

Dedicated Brain Area For Food Responses

Summary: When we see anything, it results in increased excitement in the visual cortex. However, studies show that people, places, and words result in the lightening up of different neuronal clusters in the cortex. Now a new study shows that the same is true for foods. A sub-region in their visual cortex lightens when people […]

It’s Time To Develop A Better Understanding Of Nutrition

Understanding of Nutrient Rich Foods

Summary: In the US, more people now die due to chronic metabolic disorders, many of which are highly preventable through dietary measures. Obesity is among the most significant health threats. However, nutritional recommendations in the US are insufficient and do not answer many critical questions. There is a need to develop a national consensus regarding […]