Appetite Hormone Offers Weight-Loss Clue

July 2002
Environmental Nutrition;Jul2002, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p3
Reports the role of ghrelin, an appetite hormone in treating overweight and obesity problems in the U.S. Importance of ghrelin in the complex stomach-brain communication; Percentage of Americans with overweight and obesity problems; Blood levels of the hormone before and after every meal.


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