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Anorexia and Obesity: opposite sides of the reward coin?

posted Aug 20, 2012, 9:20 AM by dm gillis
We often think of anorexia as a psychiatric problem, a problem of self esteem, a problem of disordered body image. And while it’s probably a lot of these things, treatments based on body image improvement and self-esteem can only do so much. When you look for new treatments, where should you look? What systems in the brain should you look at to try and understand anorexia? Read more