Food addiction / chemicals making food addictive / potato chips
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... FOOD ADDICTION CHEMICALS MAKING FOOD ADDICTIVE POTATO CHIPS Not long ago, scientists came to the conclusion that fast food canbe just as addictive as Cigarettes, or other classified drugs. While the smoking ban is getting stricter every day, no regulations are in place for potato chips or other processed foods & snacks.?“Salt plus fat equals the satisfying crunch”, and if you times this by mouth feel, it equals “a food designed to addict“ (nytimes.com, 2010). Potato chips are, just as cigarettes, designed to be addictive but food manufacturers have no restrictions in making them less addictive on the contrary, scientists continue to calculate how to make them even more addictive. In this paper, I...