Got chocolate? Bilateral prefrontal cortex stimulation augments chocolate consumption.

Got chocolate? Bilateral prefrontal cortex stimulation augments chocolate consumption.
Related ArticlesGot chocolate? Bilateral prefrontal cortex stimulation augments chocolate consumption. Appetite. 2018 Aug 29;: Authors: To C, Falcone M, Loughead J, Logue-Chamberlain E, Hamilton R, Kable J, Lerman C, Ashare RL Abstract BACKGROUND: Understanding the mechanisms behind exerting self-control may reveal why health behaviors are resistant to change. Activity in the right inferior frontal gyrus (rIFG) plays a role in self-control processes and may be modulated using transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS). OBJECTIVE: In this early phase behavioral research study, we investigated whether anodal stimulation over the rIFG with cathodal stimulation over the left IFG (versus sham) reduced chocolate ... read more
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