Motivation for palatable food despite consequences in an animal model of binge eating.


OBJECTIVE Binge eating involves an abnormal motivation for highly palatable food in that these foods are repeatedly consumed despite their binge-triggering effects and life-affecting consequences associated with binge eating. We determined if rats identified as binge-eating prone (BEP) similarly display abnormal motivation for palatable food. METHOD Food… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/eat.20808


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