Could Our Brain Instruct Our Bodies To Burn More Fat?

Last updated 17th Aug 2017
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A pinboard by Garron Dodd

Postdoc, Monash University

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Specialised neurons in the brain turn 'on' our bodies thermostat to protect us from obesity.

As a nation, we are getting increasingly fat. Yet everyone knows someone who stays thin no matter how much they eat. Some people seem resistant to becoming overweight – but why? The answer to this ...