Why We Overeat: Fructose?

Study found the sugar can trigger brain changes

By Newser Editors and Wire Services

Posted Jan 2, 2013 4:14 PM CST | Updated Jan 5, 2013 7:00 PM CST

(Newser) – Scientists have used imaging tests to show for the first time that fructose, a sugar that saturates the American diet, can trigger brain changes that may lead to overeating. After drinking a fructose beverage, the brain doesn't register the feeling of being full as...   Read full story »

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