Overeating? It may be a brain glitch

By Laurel Mellin, Associate Clinical Professor of Family & Community Medicine and Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco. The drive to overeat may be rooted in survival brain circuits. Phovoir/Shutterstock.com With springtime comes the desire to shed those few extra pounds, in preparation to don swimsuits and head to the pool. This year, new obesity research…