New research suggests that chronic stress together with a high fat diet can lead to weight gain around the middle. We’ll talk about this study, and its implications for controlling obesity and reshaping the body.


  • Dr. Zofia Zukowska Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University
  • Dr. Adrian Dunn Boyd Professor Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Neuroscience Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
  • Dr. Elissa Epel Assistant Professor, Dept of Psychiatry, University California,San Francisco and director of research, UCSF Obesity Center
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