Hungry, Hungry Hippocampus Anyone who's tried (and failed) to follow a diet knows that food is more than fuel. This week, we dig into the psychology behind what we eat, what we spit out, and when we come back for more.
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Hungry, Hungry Hippocampus

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Hungry, Hungry Hippocampus

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Anyone who's tried (and failed) to follow a diet knows that food is more than fuel. This week, we dig into the psychology behind what we eat, what we spit out, and when we come back for more.

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Victorian print of a large dinner party of dogs in formalwear and cat servants; hand-colored engraving, 1893.
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