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To lose weight people resort to diets , but in long run , why diets dont work ?

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Asked by afsa kausar, 15 Dec '11 05:08 pm
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IF YOU are on a diet and are frustrated that it is not working well, here is some food for thought. The reason behind difficulty in sticking to a diet plan may lie in strange behaviour of brain cells that regulate appetite, latest research has revealed.

"When we dont eat, hunger-inducing neurons in the brain start eating bits of themselves. This act of self-cannibalism turns up a hunger signal to prompt eating, says research to be published in the August issue of journal Cell Metabolism.

The process uncovered by scientists in neurons of the brains hypothalamus region is known as autophagy or self-eating. It occurs in other parts of the body as a way of providing energy in times of starvation but scientists so far had believed the brain to be relatively resistant to starvation-induced autophagy.

The new finding means that it may be possible in future to develop a drug that blocks this process, enabling people to diet as they wish.

Self-eating generates free fatty acids in br ...more
Answered by Ataur Rahman, 15 Dec '11 05:09 pm

 
  
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Diet means...................... Did I Eat This/

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diet shld be balanced
if u dont take in balanced diet.............. in long run u may come up with serious diseases

low nutrition foods to cancer...................this is waht a study say
Answered by anushka desai, 15 Dec '11 05:12 pm

 
  
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TO sustain diety for a long time is dangerous and difficult. Dangerous because you tend tyo lose a lot of essential vital minerals and nutrients and difficult because it does not work.,
Answered by Aditya Misra, 15 Dec '11 05:11 pm

 
  
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