With obesity continuing to rise in America, researchers decided to look at a sample of college students to better understand how drinking affects what they eat, both that night and for
This study was published online on Aug. 2 in AIDS and Behavior.
"While we know that patients with heavy alcohol use are less likely to take their medications for HIV, there
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However, the underlying mechanisms are likely to be different in the two groups.
As people live longer, the number living with dementia is expected to triple by 2050. So understanding the
The study, published in the Journal of Substance Use, found that 73 percent of those drinking risky amounts were still doing so two to four years later, while 15 percent of
"Hormones from the gut act in the brain to modulate dopamine signaling, which controls decisions to seek out rewards," explained Dr. Mitchell Roitman, University of Illinois-Chicago neuroscientist. That explains how food