cravings

Health

Why Does the First Bite of Ice Cream Taste Better Than the Last?

It has to do with something called “sensory specific satiety.”
Caroline Beaton
11.17.17
They Made Me Do It

Are Gut Bacteria Driving Your Cravings?

Food-choice free will may be an illusion.
Shayla Love
4.25.17
Science

This Is Why You Crave Crappy Food When You're Tired

We see you, airport Cinnabon.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.4.17
Fast Food

Why America Is Still Obsessed with White Castle Sliders

Listen up, stoners: “We are at the base of all metaphysics when it comes to hot and tasty food that is easy and fun to enjoy."
Jelisa Castrodale
3.9.17
Eat This

Why Food Tastes Better When You're Hating Life

The science behind comfort-food cravings.
Korin Miller
11.24.16
DIY

Vapers Are Using Flavored E-Cigs to Stop Eating Candy

Some even say it's helped them lose weight.
Kaleigh Rogers
6.16.16
Health

Scientists Might Have Figured Out How to Stop You From Binge Eating

New research from Johns Hopkins University has found that suppressing certain neurons in rats’ brains can make them less likely to seek sugary rewards. This could have implications for human behaviour, too.
Daisy Meager
6.3.16
Drugs

Playing 'Tetris' Reduces Drug Cravings, Study Says

Playing just a three-minute round can lower your cravings for drugs, sex, and food by 20 percent.
Daniel Oberhaus
8.17.15
cravings

Tetris Can Kill Your Cravings for Sex and Doughnuts

Australian researchers have found that playing Tetris for a mere three minutes can reduce cravings for food, drugs, and even sex.
Munchies Staff
8.14.15
Health

Your Kids Really Can Blame You For Their Crappy Diet

Scientists believe that your junk-food cravings become established at two important phases of life: in utero, and during your teenage years. Thank your mom for your nacho obsession.
Hilary Pollack
4.6.15
Munchies

If I Could Join Nutella Addicts Anonymous, I Would

Fifty years ago this year, one of the most delicious substances on the face of our planet was invented in the back room of an Italian bakery: Nutella. Half a century after its creation, the world's insatiable appetite for the sweet, spreadable brown...
Eleanor Morgan
5.27.14
Religion

Hunger During Ramadhan Does Funny Things to a Person

As a Muslim, telling myself I won’t fast for Ramadhan is like saying Kim Kardashian isn’t going to post another selfie tomorrow. Shit ain't happening. That doesn't mean it's not hard, though.
Javaria Akbar
5.20.14
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