Monthly Archives: January 2016
Why do people crave for certain types of foods, or even food in general? Is it nutrient deficiency, low blood sugar, dehydration, or is it all in their head? Although all these might play a role in why people crave certain foods, evidence appears to point to brain chemistry as the main culprit of general craving. Areas of the brain responsible for memorizing and sensing pleasure are partially to blame for keeping food cravings coming.