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Oxytocin exerts inhibitory effect on food intake in obese men
 

Oxytocin exerts inhibitory effect on food intake in obese men

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Intranasal administration of oxytocin holds potential for restraining hunger- and reward-driven eating behaviour, an effect that is more pronounced in obese than normal-weight men, according to a recent study.
 
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22 Nov 2016 - General
 
This finding is quite amazing, and at the rate today of lifestyle diseases (caused by excessive food consumption and reward-driven eating), this discovery can be put to good use. If oxytocin can help suppress excessive eating, especially in obese men...
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