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Cheese Triggers the Same Part of the Brain as Hard Drugs, Say Scientists


Health & Wellness  (tags: cheese, brain, hard drugs, scientists, opioid receptors, Euphoria, addiction, diet, food, health, interesting, research )

Lone
- 221 days ago - standard.co.uk
The chemical, which is found in all dairy products, can trigger the brainâEUR(TM)s opioid receptors, producing a feeling of euphoria linked to those of hard drug addiction.



   

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Freya H (358)
Friday February 9, 2018, 12:47 pm
Maybe that's why I'm having a helluva time giving up cheese.
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Friday February 9, 2018, 12:53 pm
Very very interesting!
Shared.
 

Colleen L (3)
Friday February 9, 2018, 5:17 pm
Very interesting indeed. Thanks Lone
 

Melania Padilla (123)
Saturday February 10, 2018, 1:16 pm
I still eat cheese, but here the farms are not intensive as in other countries. They are really grass fed and live free. Don't eat meat, but still eat cheese and drink vegan milks.
 

Animae C (506)
Saturday February 10, 2018, 2:50 pm
Really? Not for me!
 

fly bird (26)
Saturday February 10, 2018, 4:48 pm
I have lots of cheese, grass fed,in my fridge, soft, sharp, 'white' cheese, I am trying to finish.

I have not felt euphoric, in the slightest.lol

 
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