Posts Tagged by carb addiction

Refined Carbs May Trigger Food Addiction – Really?

File this one in the No Duh department. I think many of us have been saying this exact thing for years: “Consumption of a meal that has a high glycemic index (GI) appears to stimulate key brain regions related to craving and reward, a finding that supports the controversial hypothesis of food addiction, new research suggests. Investigators from Boston Children’s Hospital in Massachusetts found that compared with consumption of a low-GI meal, a meal high […] read more