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For example, serotonin (discussed below) can affect sleep, eating, temperature regulation, muscle movement, memory, and host of other behaviors depending on the specific receptors stimulated, and where in the body or brain those receptors are located.
The neurotransmitter serotonin affects binging behavior in bulimics.
Studies of twins have shown a higher rate of eating disorders when they are identical (compared to fraternal twins or other siblings).
Samples of DNA, the substance inside cells that carries genetic information, from pairs of siblings with eating disorders are now being analyzed to determine if they share genetic characteristics that are different from pairs of siblings without these disorders.
These individuals often crave (and gorge) on foods rich in carbohydrates.
The body converts sugars from carbohydrates, through a multi-step process, into tryptophan.
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