Originally Posted by nelie
Umm I thought it was known that sugar is addictive... well at least in the terms of insulin, carbs can be addictive.
Previously their research has shown some of the qualities of addiction, but not all. Here's an article that goes more into depth about the study: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/132530.php
And the addictive part has nothing to do with insulin, is it literally the same kind of addictive pathways in use as in other drug addictions: "Similar changes also are seen in the brains of rats on cocaine and heroin."