Dietary Modification of Physiological Responses to Chronic Psychosocial Stress: Implications for the Obesity Epidemic

  • Carol A. ShivelyEmail author
  • Anna Fimmel
  • Sara Jones
  • Michael Nader
Part of the Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects book series (DIPR)


The scientific community has been working feverishly on the problem of obesity, particularly since the Surgeon’s General’s 2001 call to action to prevent and decrease obesity.


Ventral Tegmental Area Chronic Stress Diet Composition Mediterranean Diet Western Diet 
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  • Carol A. Shively
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  • Anna Fimmel
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  • Sara Jones
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  • Michael Nader
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  1. 1.Wake Forest School of MedicineWinston-SalemUSA

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