Evolving My Primitive Brain: Why Do I Overeat?brain diet primitive brain weight gain weight loss Mar 29, 2022
Have you ever eaten more than you planned or wanted to?
We all have! It's our primitive brain taking control of our body as it attempts to ensure that we will be safe and survive in our environment.
In this video, learn more from Dr. Thoma about why our primitive brain wants us to overeat and how we can make decisions to circumvent this desire.
Dr. Thoma is a functional medicine physician in Chesterfield Missouri. His specialty is helping individuals identify the root cause of their health concerns.
Together with his wife, Jennifer, they own PuraWell. PuraWell is a health and wellness company focused on guiding you to take control of your healthcare so that you can live longer, healthier.
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