The Only Way to Successfully Fight Obesity is Through Education

Lessons from our evolutionary past

With global obesity on the rise, everyone is pointing fingers, shifting the blame toward the food industry. It’s true that we live in a society where we are constantly bombarded with food cues, an endless fireworks display reminding us that there is something to eat everywhere we look. However, as researchers from the University of Cambridge and Louisiana State University point out, controlling what we eat may actually have more to do with the neurocognitive…