We have an entire category we refer to as “comfort foods,” usually carb-heavy items like macaroni and cheese, mashed potatoes, and so on. Carbohydrates fuel the production of serotonin, which makes us feel good. You can see the danger, there. It’s the identical path of substance abuse, but more socially acceptable.
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