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Neural/Biological Explanations For Eating Behaviour ­ Andrew F



AO1's AO2's
1 Biological explanations of eating
behaviour proposes that the control of
eating is based on seven nutrients, three
of which are macronutrients
carbohydrates, proteins and fats.
Controlling these nutrients ensures the
maintenance of the internal environment.
This is homeostasis.
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Neural/Biological Explanations For Eating Behaviour ­ Andrew F

homeostatic loop to control feeding. The the only triggers for eating behaviour are
dual control theory states that after food hunger or satiety and does not include other
intake, the ventromedial area causes triggers.
satiety and when there is a lack of…

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Neural/Biological Explanations For Eating Behaviour ­ Andrew F

found that when the ventromedial
hypothalamus was removed, rats became
obese. However, after force feeding the rats
to become even fatter, then allowing them
choose their own diet, they thinned
themselves down to their previous, but still
obese, weight.
15 This shows…

Comments

Yasmin

ANYMO0RE FOR EVOLUTIONARY EXPLANATIONS? DID U DO SCHIZPHRENIA, RELATIONSHIPS, BIOLOGICAL RHYTHMS AND MEDIA TOO? I KNOW U DIDNT MAKE THESE AS I FOUND ONE OF THEM ONLINE IN MORE DETAIL, WHERE DID U GET THEM FROM? THANKS (BTW MY CAPS IS BROKEN IM NOT YELLING).

Andrew F.

I did make these, anything you found online has taken mine and elaborated. I used my teacher's materials and the Collins A2 Psychology text book.

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