Binge-Eating Linked to Very Specific Gut Bacteria

The Urban Monk

Food as a Reward

The first has a command in motivation, reward, pleasure, positive and negative reinforcement, and distaste.

The second plays an important role in the regulation and experience of emotion.

The Tryptophan Metabolite

It can balance nitrogen in adults, producing niacin with the help of several other vitamins (which in turn produces serotonin), and promoting growth in babies.

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