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Fast food junkies: Giving up burgers, chips and pizza causes the SAME withdrawal symptoms as coming off drugs

Quitting junk food could have the same withdrawal effects as giving up drugs, a study has found.  People who ditch burgers go through the same sadness, tiredness and depression that drug users experience when they try to quit.  But if someone can last the first five days, quitting becomes easier and cravings and tiredness begin to fade away, scientists say.  The research suggests fatty foods are addictive to the brain and it could be harder for people to change their diet than experts previously thought.  Read more...



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