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Increased hunger feelings may linger long after weight loss

Feelings of hunger may linger for people who have lost weight long after their loss, according to a small study published in the American Journal of Physiology -- Endocrinology and Metabolism. In the two-year study, 34 severely obese participants took part in a weight loss program, and researchers found that their levels of ghrelin, the hormone that boosts appetite, had increased and stayed high during the study's duration.

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