It has recently been postulated that sugar consumption can augment the dopamine reward circuitry in the brain, resulting in addictive-like behaviour. This, along with the rising #obesity epidemic, has lead to new research horizons that aim to investigate a potential treatment strategy for #sugar #addiction similar to that used for drug abuse. Read more here: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/308868.php
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