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Why marijuana causes the munchies

Bordeaux - Is it only anecdotal or does marijuana entice users into feasts of “munchies?” Who better to answer this question than scientists from the gourmet-land, France.

Researchers: Appetite control could be rewired

A group of brain cells that have the power to control appetite has been identified by scientists. The cells could also be a major cause of eating disorders such as obesity.

Reports: Obesity largely controlled by brain

Two studies independently confirm that obesity is largely controlled by the mind and the brain plays a dominant role in controlling one’s appetite.

Hormone Lepitin Controls Our Fondness For Food

A recent discovery by a A University of Cambridge team shows leptin, a key hormone that is responsible for reducing hunger and increasing the feeling of fullness, also controls our fondness for food.

Hope over 'obesity-busting gum'

Scientists are looking at whether an appetite-suppressing chewing gum could be used to tackle obesity.

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