Obese people can’t taste sweetness as well as those at a healthy weight, due to fewer taste cells

December 27, 2013

By John Ericson Obesity may make sweets less sweet, according to a new study. Researchers from the University of Buffalo have discovered that in severely overweight mice, the tongue’s reaction to sweet stimuli is significantly less pronounced. The findings may help us understand how the current obesity epidemic transforms the way we interact with food. Published in […]

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