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How Junk Food Changes The Brain How Junk Food Changes The Brain
  • September 2nd, 2014
  • A study in rats suggests that eating junk food weakens self control, leading to overeating and obesity.

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How Junk Food Changes The Brain

How Junk Food Changes The Brain

A study in rats suggests that eating junk food weakens self control, leading to overeating and obesity.

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