9. Processed Food Addiction = Drug Addiction
We’ve taken a look at how the different additives that are a part of processed food actually make us crave unhealthy food even more. But what is even scarier is the dopamine rush that the brain gets every time it gets a taste of these unhealthy ingredients. Dopamine also called the pleasure hormone is the same high one experiences after sex or even after using drugs.
So, in short, companies that make the kind of junk processed food that has blended into our lives so seamlessly don’t really care about your well-being.