TITLE

Blame Your BELLY

AUTHOR(S)
K. S.
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Arthritis Today;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study by University of Western Ontario researchers which cites that fat tissue around the abdomen of rats can reproduce the hormone neuropeptide Y (NPY). High levels of NPY in the brain also make one hungry, and scientists think that could be a big reason why people who are overweight eat more.
ACCESSION #
34192655

 

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