FINANCE NEWS

Sep 7 2018

Food Addiction Signs and Treatments

#food #addiction, #food #addiction #treatment, #food #addiction #help, #food #addiction #recovery, #signs #of #food #addiction, #breaking #food #addiction, #food #addict # Food Addiction The idea that a person can be addicted to food has recently gained increasing support. That comes from brain imaging and other studies of the effects of compulsive overeating on pleasure centers in the brain. Experiments in animals and humans show that, for some people, the same reward and pleasure centers of the brain that are triggered by addictive drugs like cocaine and heroin are also activated by food, especially highly palatable foods. Highly palatable foods are …