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High-fat Diet can Cause Impairments in Critical Motivation Brain Pathway

High-fat feeding can cause impairments in the functioning of the mesolimbic dopamine system, says Stephanie Fulton of the University of Montreal and the CHUM Research Centre (CRCHUM.) This system is a critical brain pathway controlling motivation. Fulton’s findings, published today in Neuropsychopharmacology, may have great health implications. “Our research shows that independent of weight gain and obesity, high-fat feeding can cause …

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Blueberry Lemon Agrumato Paletas

Creamy, smooth, healthy, refreshing, interesting, delicious. 2 cups fresh whole blueberries, washed 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest 2 tablespoons mandarin agrumato (fused) olive oil 1 cup whole milk yogurt 1/2 cup honey Place the blueberries in a medium sauce pan over medium heat along with 2 tablespoons of water, the lemon zest, and honey.  Heat until the blueberries until simmering …

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