Consumption of Fat

Source: University of Aberdeen Summary: Researchers have undertaken the largest study of its kind looking at what components of diet fat, carbohydrates or protein caused mice to gain weight. Since food consists of fat, protein and carbs, it has proven difficult to pinpoint exactly what aspect of the typical diet leads to weight gain. SinceRead More →

Obesity

Source: Cell Press Summary: Researchers show that the reward center of the brain values foods high in both fat and carbohydrates i.e., many processed foods – more than foods containing only fat or only carbs. After the domestication of plants and animals and the development of grain and dairy production around 12,000Read More →