Diabetes Made Simple
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Diabetes Made Simple

Type 2 Diabetes When the average, healthy person eats food the body breaks some of it down into sugar Insulin, secreted by the pancreas is responsible for moving the sugar from the bloodstream into the cells where it is converted into energy. If we constantly eat too much food large quantities of sugar are created […]

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What Causes Binge Eating? | Eating Disorders
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What Causes Binge Eating? | Eating Disorders

As a clinical researcher, as well as a clinician who treats folks with binge eating, I wish we knew exactly why people develop binge eating. I think, what we do know about most eating problems, is that there’s really a combination of factors; there can be some deep rooted psychological or emotional issues that can […]

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The Neuroscience of Eating Disorders
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The Neuroscience of Eating Disorders

Food is a basic necessity of life – we literally can’t live without it. But our relationship with food can be…complicated. So the existence of eating disorders isn’t really that surprising. Hey there! I’m Alie Astrocyte, and in this episode of Neuro Transmissions, we’re going to get a little bit heavy. Eating disorders are a […]

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