More Ridiculous Obesity “Research”…Posted: April 14, 2012
Science Daily published this article’
Heightened Sensitivity to Cheap, High-Calorie Food Is Linked With Obesity
ScienceDaily (Apr. 5, 2012) — Obesity is increasing worldwide in adults and children and is currently viewed by many as one of the most serious threats to public health. It is likely that solutions to the obesity pandemic will require changes in public policy and that scientific insight into obesity will be invaluable for guiding those changes. Now, a new review of human brain imaging studies published by Cell Press in the journal Trends in Endocrinology and Metabolism suggests that a major reason for the dramatic increase in obesity may be a heightened sensitivity to heavily advertised and easily accessible high-calorie foods. to READ MORE…
Their statement that “Trends in Endocrinology and Metabolism suggests that a major reason for the dramatic increase in obesity may be a heightened sensitivity to heavily advertised and easily accessible high-calorie foods” is so absurd it is hard not to laugh…
Don’t they mean, a heightened degree of EATING high calorie, cheap junk food devoid of nutrients causes obesity???
Have these researchers lost all common sense about what causes obesity? The simple truth is that obesity is caused by the intake (NOT sensitivity to) of too many carbs, not enough of the fats and proteins of high quality that we need to be well nourished, taking in too little calories thus keeping the body in starvation mode…in other words, being malnourished.