Clinical trials of auricular acupuncture treatment of obesity

Link – Bibliometric analysis on clinical trials of auricular acupuncture treatment of obesity Abstract OBJECTIVE: To review the current situation of researches on auricular acupuncture treatment for obesity by using bibliometric analysis, so as to provide a reference for clinical application and experimental research in the future. METHODS: Articles written in both Chinese and English […]

Emotional facets of impulsivity in eating disorders

Link – Emotional and non-emotional facets of impulsivity in eating disorders: From anorexia nervosa to bulimic spectrum disorders. Abstract OBJECTIVE: Impulsivity and difficulties in regulating emotions are considered to be transdiagnostic characteristics of patients with eating disorders (EDs). The study aimed to investigate trait impulsivity and inhibitory components of impulsivity, related or unrelated to emotions […]

Noninvasive neuromodulation for obesity

Link – Noninvasive neuromodulation of the prefrontal cortex in young women with obesity: a randomized clinical trial. Abstract BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: Obesity is associated with reduced neurocognitive performance. Individuals with obesity show decreased activation in the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC), a key brain region relevant to the regulation of eating behavior. Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) […]