Sugar first, cocaine next: Scientists

Sugar first, cocaine next
: Scientists feed rats fast food and conclude that it’s addictive; this from New Scientist in the Aardvark.

Scientists agree that fat releases opioids in the brain, substances that make you feel happy, while sugar “can pave the way for the regular use of legal or illegal drugs.”

So that’s why I’m so miserable these days: No more Quarter Pounders.