Sugar may tell brain to crave even more food

  • Article by: MARILYNN MARCHIONE and MIKE STOBBE , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 1, 2013 - 7:51 PM

This is your brain on sugar — for real. Scientists have used imaging tests to show for the first time that fructose, a sugar that saturates the American diet, can trigger brain changes that may lead to overeating.

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