food addiction

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Feeling KOOL – Comfort Foods and Addiction

Certain comfort foods like chocolate, pizza and french fries can truly be considered addictive.  Scientists at the University of Michigan found these highly processed foods trigger the same reward centers in the brain as illegal […]

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Feeling KOOL – Food Addiction

Not being able to control your impulses could be a big risk factor in food addiction.  Researchers with Boston University Medical Center say impulsive study participants produced more of a brain chemical associated with reward.  […]

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