Feel Addicted to Sweets & Other Foods? Junk Food Addiction May be Real
Posted Mar 28 2010 12:00am
Do you feel completely out of control when it comes to eating candies, cookies and fast food?
More to the point, do you feel downright addicted?
New research reveals that your affinity -- or addiction -- may be real, according to new research.
"Researchers ... say it's possible that a diet heavy in highly rewarding foods -- quite literally, sausages, cheesecake and other highly processed foods -- might cause changes in the brain's reward system for satiety." writes HealthNews Today's reporter Jenifer Goodwin.