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Neuroimaging of eating disorders

In this video from the Università di Torino we will briefly discuss some neuroimaging studies of eating disorders.

How do eating disorders affect our brain?

In the last decade, neuroscientists started investigating the effects of anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa on the brain, trying to find the answer to a few key questions. For instance, they were (and still are) interested in the possible loss of brain volume in patients with anorexia nervosa and in its recovery once the eating disorder is treated.

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