March 31st, 2010

Fast Food As Addictive As Heroin, Study Confirms

Scientist have previously proven links between drug addiction and fast-food addiction, but now there is a growing body of research that is finding out how junk food is hard wiring our brains for cravings.

The latest study, published March 28 in "Nature Neuroscience" likened the effects of high-fat, high-calorie fast food to those of cocaine or heroine, in animals at least.

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