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Is childhood obesity a psychological disorder?

20:00 EDT 21 Aug 2017 | AAAS

(Children's Hospital Los Angeles) A team of researchers, including senior investigator, Bradley Peterson, MD, director of the Institute for the Developing Mind at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, used fMRI to investigate neural responses to food cues in overweight compared with lean adolescents.

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