Posts Tagged ‘study findings’

By On March 24th, 2015

The Brain’s Response To Rewards Is Different In People With Anorexia

New research from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine may explain how individuals with anorexia nervosa can continuously starve themselves, even after becoming emaciated. “When most people are hungry, they are motivated to eat,” said Christina E. Wierenga, PhD, the study’s first author and UC San Diego associate professor of psychiatry. “Yet…

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