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This video provides information on the obesity epidemic. The fact that someone is obese can be very dependent on their genes. Some scientist believe that some people lack a receptor in the brain that to tell them when they are full, thus leading them to overeat.
Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Video
Date Added to MERLOT: July 20, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: July 20, 2012
Submitter: Jim Bidlack
Keywords: obesity, nutrition, obesity epidemic, health, brain, wellness


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    Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
    avg: 5 rating
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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: unsure
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