The Why Files presents!

Magazine ad

Leaping after leptin

DHEA update
Deathly obese
Selling scams

I lost 84 lbs. In 7 days!
Modulation of Brain Reward Circuitry by Leptin, Stephanie Fulton et al, Science, 7 January, 2000, pp. 125-8.

Simple decision-making -- for badgers, gophers and even baseball players.

The following are from JAMA, Oct. 27, 1999:

The Disease Burden Associated With Overweight and Obesity.

Recombinant Leptin for Weight Loss in Obese and Lean Adults.

Reducing Children's Television Viewing to Prevent Obesity: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

The Spread of the Obesity Epidemic in the United States, 1991-1999.

Annual Deaths Attributable to Obesity in the United States.

back more
  The Why Files There are 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 pages in this feature.
Bibliography | Credits | Feedback | Search

©2000, University of Wisconsin, Board of Regents.