Your Brain on Food

How chemicals control your thoughts and feelings.

Gary L. Wenk, Ph.D., is a Professor of Psychology & Neuroscience & Molecular Virology, Immunology and Medical Genetics at the Ohio State University.

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About Your Brain on Food

The distinction between what is considered a food (something that your body wants or needs in order to function optimally) or a drug (something that your brain wants or needs in order to function optimally) is becoming increasingly difficult to define. Thus from your brain's perspective, food is a drug. My blog is focused upon this novel way of understanding the effects of the chemicals we consume upon brain function.  

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