Is there such a thing as a healthy appetite?

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    Not surprisingly, since we have a need to live, grow and reproduce, evolution has equipped us with a powerful drive to seek food and devour it. If that is not enough, our hedonistic emotions have made eating and drinking a pleasurable experience. So, what tells us to stop eating? Have we evolved systems to do so effectively? The ever increasing problems of excess weight and obesity would suggest not.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)739-740
    Number of pages1
    JournalJournal of Neuroendocrinology
    Issue number9
    Publication statusPublished - 2001


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