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Scientists are getting closer to understanding how smells and images of food - with the help of a hormone - can draw people to overeat and develop obesity, which can be a gateway to a host of diseases.

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Happy New Year! We have successfully entered 2019 and holidays are over for many of us. We know, you were probably busy with opening Christmas presents and you must have missed science like a crazy scientist, so here is a quick heads-up of the 3 most popular Sparrho Digest of last year. Check them out below in case you have missed any!

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Researchers have identified the cells in our eyes that let light from smartphone screens disrupt sleep, cause insomnia, metabolic diseases or mood disorders.

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Researchers have discovered a strong link between air pollution and childhood obesity pointing at certain vehicle exhaust fumes and second-hand smoke as the culprits.

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Scientists have discovered that a molecule naturally occurring in many living organisms can be turned into a powerful weapon against obesity and reduce the chance of developing obesity-related diseases.

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Jet lag is exhausting, and it turns out you could get it by staying at home too.

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Microbes in our intestines not only help digest food and fight disease​ but can make us better runners too.

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