What do you mean by hunger pangs?
A. Hunger pangs:
- Hunger pangs are the hunger contractions that occur in the stomach due to hunger generating signals that reach the brain from the stomach due to the secretion of hormone ‘Ghrelin’.
- Ghrelin is secreted from certain cells in the walls of the stomach.
- Increase in Ghrelin levels result in sensation of hunger and motivation to consume
food. . .