The impact of a junk-food diet during development on 'wanting' and 'liking'.

Abstract

The global increase in obesity rates has been tied to the rise in junk-food availability and consumption. Increasingly, children are exposed to a junk-food diet during gestation and early development. Excessive consumption of junk-food during this period may negatively impact the development of brain motivation and reward pathways. In this study we… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2016.09.041

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