Galician scientists find why prolonged breastfeeding protects against obesity

Galician scientists find why prolonged breastfeeding protects against obesity

prolonged breastfeeding protects the child against obesity in adulthood, even if you are exposed to a high-fat diet. This is due to the release of a protein from the liver that, upon reaching the lateral hypothalamus, activates dopamine receptors, which increases energy expenditure. This is evidenced by the study by the team of Galician researchers …

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