3 hours agoAuthor: Alisha Sinha
If you ate a hot dog once, your life would be reduced by 36 minutes. At the same time, the age of those who eat pizza will decrease by 8 minutes. Don’t be surprised! Actually a university in America has done research on food addiction. In this, it has been mentioned about different foods and their ups and downs in our life.
Now you must be thinking that food is a drug which will be addictive.
Think of it like this – think about that food item or drink, without which you cannot live. Without it you start feeling restless. Pizza must have come to someone’s mind. Some must have thought of chocolate, then Maggi in someone’s mind. This is called food addiction.
In today’s news of need, we will know why there is an addiction to food, what are its disadvantages, and how it can be avoided.
Question: Why do I get addicted to junk food like pizza, burger, cheese and hot dog. What happens in them that people cannot live without eating?
answer: There is a system in the brain. Which is called reward system (reward system). In this, the brain releases feel-good hormones. It contains the neurotransmitter dopamine, which makes the brain feel pleasure.
The reward given to the brain from junk food i.e. pizza, burger, hot dog and chocolate is far more powerful than the reward received from other foods. Because of which people like to eat junk food more and get addicted to it.
Psychologist Pritesh says- Like addiction to alcohol and cigarettes, food addiction is also a biochemical situation. It tastes good with certain types of food. For example, some sweet things, some junk food. A person cannot live without eating these things. Many times he knows that what he is eating is not good for health. Despite this, he eats that food.
Now talk about the research which says that pizza-hot dog shortens life.
This research has been done by experts from the University of Michigan, United States. In which about 5 thousand 800 food items like pizza, hot dogs, processed meat, beef, shrimp, poke meat, cheese burger, ice cream and chocolate were included. According to this, if you eat pizza once, then you can lose 8 minutes from your life. On the other hand, eating hot dogs can reduce 36 minutes of life. This research was published in the journal Nature Food.
Professor Olivier Joliet says on this research- The results that have come out in this research will help people to improve their health and environment. People should change their diet accordingly.
Health experts also say that smoking one cigarette shortens life by 11 minutes. Now you think yourself whether pizza and hotdogs are as dangerous as cigarettes or not?
How many minutes of life are reduced by eating which food, read it in detail in the graphics given below and also share with others…
Question: If I am addicted to food, how can I get rid of it?
answer: Eating can spoil your health. For this you can take some measures. like-
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