appetites

Scientists claim the flavour that gives food its "deliciousness" could help with weight loss and regulating appetite. Umami
Many say the relationship with junk food is totally controlling their lives and that they feel disempowered and unable to break free. Buying it is a compulsion, even though they know that it will lead to an inevitable gorging, followed by self-loathing and despair. This sounds remarkably like an addiction to me.