Intelligence and obesity: which way does the causal direction go?

@article{Kanazawa2014IntelligenceAO,
  title={Intelligence and obesity: which way does the causal direction go?},
  author={Satoshi Kanazawa},
  journal={Current opinion in endocrinology, diabetes, and obesity},
  year={2014},
  volume={21 5},
  pages={339-44}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW The negative association between intelligence and obesity has been well established, but the direction of causality is unclear. The present review surveys the recent studies on the topic with both cross-sectional and longitudinal data in an attempt to establish causality. RECENT FINDINGS Most studies in the area employ cross-sectional… CONTINUE READING