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Long-term, high-fat diet alters mice brains: Brain changes may contribute to cycles of weight gain

Date: January 19, 2011 Source: Society for Neuroscience Summary: The brains of mice fed a high-fat diet for an extended period of time showed irreversible changes in areas associated with reward and pleasure, a new study has found. The research was presented at Neuroscience 2010, the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, held in