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From : Robert Lustig summarizes his theory on the causes of the obesity epidemic.

From :

Kent Berridge, Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, discusses his lab’s research into fundamental question about the brain and behavior. He discusses how food pleasure is generated in the brain, the neural bases of wanting and liking, and how fear and stress relate to desire.

From (2011):

Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo of UCSF details the many health consequences of hidden sugars and a high salt content in the modern American diet. She provides some basic guidelines for food choices to help us avoid these potentially devastating health conditions.

From UCTelevision:

Robert H. Lustig, MD, UCSF Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology, explores the damage caused by sugary foods. He argues that fructose (too much) and fiber (not enough) appear to be cornerstones of the obesity epidemic through their effects on insulin.

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