Nora Volkow on chocolate

Dopamine, dopamine, dopamine… We can all recognize this. After having a meal, we’re not hungry. And yet, there’s always room for dessert – and dessert isn’t a tomato. For many, it’s not even an orange. Corporations know and are not afraid to act on the conditioned responses that we’ve developed – originally as something that was beneficial! And now we have a greater problem with obesity than starvation. But, it’s important to remember, that the people in either camp are starving for nutrition.

 

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