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  1. Genetics Home Reference: Leptin receptor deficiency From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... PubMed Recent literature OMIM Genetic disorder catalog Conditions > Leptin receptor deficiency On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis ...
  2. Obesity (National Library of Medicine)  
    Obesity means having too much body fat. It is different from being overweight, which means weighing too much. The weight may come from muscle, bone, fat, and/ ...
  3. ... Professionals What glossary definitions help with understanding congenital leptin ... puberty ; receptor ; recessive ; satiety You may find definitions for these ...
  4. ... exposure (R825169). • Autistic children showed higher levels of leptin (a hormone that affects the regulation of body ... this study showed higher levels of the hormone leptin in their blood (Ashwood et al. 2007). Leptin, ...
  5. Your Guide to Healthy Sleep From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute) - PDF  
    ... sleep, the body’s production of the appetite suppressor leptin increases, and the appetite stimulant grehlin decreases. Studies ... awake. Caffeine is thought to block the cell receptors that adenosine (a substance in the brain) uses ...