The Part of Your Brain That Made You Eat That Doughnut

On May 7, 2014 by Grad Forum

time_thumbnailTIME features a new study by Dartmouth’s Todd Heatherton and Richard Lopez that focuses on the constant push and pull between two regions of the brain and how that battle impacts a person’s self control and will power.

Heatherton is the Lincoln Filene Professor of Human Relations and Lopez is a graduate student in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences.

See the coverage in Dartmouth Now and TIME.

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