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Study: Self-image influences activity in fat, thin women

Posted: February 3, 2014 at 1:38 a.m.

Overweight women’s brains respond differently to images of exercise than do the brains of leaner women, a small but sophisticated new neurological study finds, suggesting that attitudes toward physical activity could be more influenced by body size than has been understood.

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