Relationships among the brain, the digestive system, and eating behavior : workshop summary [E-Book] / Leslie Pray, rapporteur, Food Forum, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
Pray, Leslie A., (author)
Washington, District of Columbia : The National Academies Press, [2015]
1 online resource (134 pages) : illustrations
9780309366847 (e-book)
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Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: 1. Introduction
  • 2. Interaction Between The Brain And The Digestive System
  • Overview of Interactions Between the Brain and the Digestive System
  • How Taste Receptors in the Gut Influence Eating Behavior
  • Gastrointestinal Peptides, Vagal Afferent Synapses, and Neural Mechanisms of Satiation
  • Contextual Influences on Eating Behavior
  • Discussion with the Audience
  • 3. Assessing The Science Behind Methodologies Being Used To Characterize Food As Addictive
  • A Brief History of Food Intake Research
  • What Imaging Technologies Reveal About Food Behaviors: Perspective 1
  • What Imaging Technologies Reveal About Food Behaviors: Perspective 2
  • Assessing the Validity of Questionnaires for Food Behaviors and Addiction
  • DSM-5: Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders
  • Discussion with the Audience
  • 4. Future Directions: Is The Addiction Model For Drugs And Alcohol Appropriate For Food?
  • The Addiction Model Is Appropriate for Use with Food
  • The Addiction Model Is Not Appropriate for Use with Food
  • Discussion with the Audience
  • 5. Integrating The Evidence
  • Food Reward, Appetite, Satiety, and Obesity
  • Concluding Discussion with the Audience
  • A. Abbreviations and Acronyms
  • B. Workshop Agenda.