Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 5:45 AM ET

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NAT034 - (US-MED-Obesity-Taste) WASHINGTON. x-33s. (Jackie Quinn) Scientists have made a discovery about mice that could lead to new ways to treat people for obesity. (SOURCE:The Associated Press)

NAT035 - (US-MED-Obesity-Taste) WASHINGTON. x-18s. Packing on pounds seems to dull people's sense of taste, and puzzled researchers have turned to mice to figure out why. Jackie Quinn reports a new study on lab mice looks into the effects of obesity on taste buds, could lead to new research on treating human obesity. ("..regenerating taste buds.") (SOURCE:The Associated Press)

TAG: Diet, exercise and genetics are among many factors that play a role in obesity. But taste preferences influence dietary choices, and some earlier studies have suggested that obese people often taste flavours with less intensity than lean people. …

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