Why Does the First Bite of Ice Cream Taste Better Than the Last?
It has to do with something called “sensory specific satiety.”
They Made Me Do It
Are Gut Bacteria Driving Your Cravings?
Food-choice free will may be an illusion.
This Is Why You Crave Crappy Food When You're Tired
We see you, airport Cinnabon.
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."
Why Food Tastes Better When You're Hating Life
The science behind comfort-food cravings.
Vapers Are Using Flavored E-Cigs to Stop Eating Candy
Some even say it's helped them lose weight.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...
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.