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Modulation of Brain Reward Circuitry by Leptin, Stephanie Fulton et al, Science, 7 January, 2000, pp. 125-8.

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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.


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