Are Sugary Foods Addictive?

Eat more sugar, release more dopamine - that's what our bodies are programmed to do in order to help us survive. Unfortunately, the release of this reward chemical in the brain is comparable to the release experienced by drug addicts and alcoholics, contributing to the obesity epidemic and current state of extreme malnutrition. Dr. Michael Greger of NutritionFacts.org tells us more.



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