Well maybe this explains why sometime I get an overwhelming urge to stop on the way home from work and get some sort of dessert, like cake, chocolate or ice cream for our after dinner treat !Just glancing at a photo of a rich and gooey chocolate cake can set your brain circuits sparking. Researchers found that when people stare at sugary treats, regions of the brain known to be involved in appetite control and pleasure and reward light up.
Everyone has a dietary weakness…some people like salty stuff like potato chips or nuts! Some people crave breads and pasta. And then there are the ‘sweet lovers’ like me who love anything chocolate and ice cream in any flavor! What is your dietary downfall? And if you just ‘see a picture’ of your favorite food, you just have to have it?
A picture of what kind of food makes you indulge?