Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 3:00am

Not getting enough sleep carries an increased risk of obesity. In today's Academic Minute, as part of Food Week, the University of Chicago's Erin C. Hanlon explains that lack of sleep can make your body go haywire, causing you to want to overeat. Hanlon is a research associate in the Sleep, Metabolism and Health Center and the department of medicine at Chicago. A transcript of this podcast can be found here.

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