Editors' ChoiceMetabolism

The brain carries a lot of weight

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Science Translational Medicine  12 Dec 2018:
Vol. 10, Issue 471, eaaw0524
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aaw0524


Researchers used neuroimaging to show that the best predictor of successful weight loss was greater brain activity in prefrontal areas in the brain involved in self-control.

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