The Brain Fix http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Increasing Our Understanding Of The Brain http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/increasing-our-understanding-brain <p>While it may be well established that our brains command our actions, it’s becoming increasingly clear that we can have greater control over the message.</p><p>Increasingly, research shows people can take steps to protect the health of their brain and as one aspect of that, may be able to sidetrack compulsive behaviors such as eating disorders.</p><p>The <a href="http://moeatingdisorders.org/">Missouri Eating Disorders Association</a> is one agency which provides education, resources and advocacy to bring understanding and support to those treating or affected by the disease.</p> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 22:15:29 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 6841 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Increasing Our Understanding Of The Brain