Neurobiology of food addiction

@article{Blumenthal2010NeurobiologyOF,
  title={Neurobiology of food addiction},
  author={Daniel M. Blumenthal and Mark S. Gold},
  journal={Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care},
  year={2010},
  volume={13},
  pages={359–365}
}
  • Daniel M. Blumenthal, M. Gold
  • Published 1 July 2010
  • Biology, Psychology, Medicine
  • Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care
Purpose of reviewTo review recent work on disorders related to food use, including food addiction, and to highlight the similarities and differences between food and drugs of abuse. Recent findingsRecent work on food use disorders has demonstrated that the same neurobiological pathways that are implicated in drug abuse also modulate food consumption, and that the body's regulation of food intake involves a complex set of peripheral and central signaling networks. Moreover, new research… 
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