top of page
Fly Bodies Blog: Blog2

How Sugar Affects The Brain - Nicole Avena


If you eat the same delicious dish many days in a row, your dopamine response to that meal will be much less intense than the first day you ate it. This happens because our brains evolved to pay attention to new or different tastes. Our brain does this to detect foods that have gone bad, and to push us to get more variety in our diet.

bottom of page