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Oreos Addictive? Not So Fast, Say Researchers

Are Oreos as addictive as cocaine? That seems to be on many headlines lately, after a Connecticut College press release on a student research project broke the hearts of North America, but is it true? I’m not reserving my spot in rehab just yet, and here’s why. The research on that project is not absolutely certain, according to The …

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Oreos’ Addictive Potential vs. Drugs

(image) What’s all the Oreo hullabaloo? They may be addictive? Well, if you’ve ever tasted an Oreo, you already know that its addictive quality is not news. But what happened exactly, and how was this expected revelation rendered? A very thoughtful neuroscientist by the name of Joseph Schroeder decided to conduct an experiment with America’s favorite cookie and– of course–lab …

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