Why do we crave donuts pizza and carbs in quarantine? What is Boredom eating Why do we want to eat junk food in self isolation? There is actually a science to what the Brain considers Boredom and why Hyperpalatable Foods are what we reach for in times like these. 🥑 Join the VIPs at https://ift.tt/2HPnPIN 🥓 Buy Me Bacon? https://ift.tt/34W6yG3 🔔 Access Members ONLY content at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCsnKZSpCyJbGHxgRqADMKfw/join ❤️❤️❤️ Patreon Executive Producers: Sharon + Maria Be. + Laura + Isabel + Hugh + Hannah + Carol + Esther + Tammy + Liz + Elena ❤️❤️❤️ As PATREONS you have 20% off the Merchandise on TeeSpring!!! Get your code here: https://ift.tt/3cRRxcM 👕 🛍️ GINGER MERCH for tshirts and tote bags https://ift.tt/2N3QxZC BOOKS MENTIONED Moss, M., 2014. Salt, Sugar, Fat. New York: Random House Trade Paperbacks. GET IT HERE https://ift.tt/2Uv8Byj Witherly, S., 2007. Why Humans Like Junk Food. New York: iUniverse. GET IT HERE https://ift.tt/3dI8V43 Carb Cravings? Sugar Cravings? Here's some Quarantine Boredom Hacks especially about what to do in quarantine in regards of food. When Boredom Eating kicks in like in Quarantine and Isolation these days the main snacks ideas that come to mind is usually junk food, a precise combination of salt fat and sugar, think Donuts or Pizza, Carbs in general whether sweet or savoury, and there's a science behind it: the science of hyperpalatable foods. The reason why when you pick up a bag of Doritos you finish it and could still eat more, the reason why quarantine weight gain is going to be likely because our brain is wired to make us put on weight with specific cravings. Get Cooking on Lockdown more than reaching for the snacks, at least now you know why you get the carb cravings. For some quarantine snacks, ideas and food haul check out my other 2 videos with foods for lockdown cooking recipe tips and ideas ASDA QUARANTINE FOOD HAUL + SNACKS https://youtu.be/MZ0WcPvuL30 TESCO QUARANTINE FOOD HAUL + SNACKS LIST https://youtu.be/wiwjsSdtWNI KETO AND CORONAVIRUS SCIENCE EXPLAINED https://youtu.be/GM4OXa-OkAI FOOD ADDICTION V HUNGER https://youtu.be/dPd69dp0K_w CHEAT ON KETO - WHAT HAPPENS TO YOUR BODY WHEN YOU HAVE CARBS AGAIN? https://youtu.be/zW3uiexXzXg VERITASIUM - WHY BOREDOM IS GOOD FOR YOU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LKPwKFigF8U VSAUCE - WHY DO WE GET BORED https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qwd25JV-jnU BBC TWO HORIZONS - SUGAR V FAT https://ift.tt/2WRolgB ARTICLES BOOKS AND STUDIES Quaglia, S., Sloat, S. and Betuel, E., 2020. Carbo-Loading In Quarantine: Experts Explain Why We Crave Bread And Pasta In A Crisis. Inverse. Available at: https://ift.tt/3bpuTqB British Psychological Society (BPS). "Bored people reach for the chips." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 27 April 2016. https://ift.tt/3aGnweN. https://ift.tt/2QYKNR0 Fazzino, T.L., Rohde, K. and Sullivan, D.K. (2019), Hyper‐Palatable Foods: Development of a Quantitative Definition and Application to the US Food System Database. Obesity, 27: 1761-1768. doi:10.1002/oby.22639 Donut Photo by Tim Gouw from Pexels https://ift.tt/2HfxKUK Come interact and share your recipes and ideas on Instagram: http://instagr.am/ketointhe.uk Our Facebook Group: https://ift.tt/2JV5JTC Facebook Page: https://ift.tt/2MDaaUD Twitter: http://twitter.com/KetoInTheUK All of My videos in neat Playlists 💬 Ginger's Keto Science Talkies https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLC_4AH71o86hP9WxN6PjI-7aiFtCybJ2G 📚 How To Keto - The Essential Keto Beginner's Guide https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLC_4AH71o86hOLTK2j5tow6WpTo0GqsOr All affiliate links are the products I use. When you buy a product via one of these links you are supporting the channel at NO EXTRA COST to you and you have all my appreciation for that. The Info and knowledge of the Ketogenic Diet, Biology and Biochemistry usually come from personal curiosity and research. I do however hold the following certifications so far: THE OPEN UNIVERSITY - The Science of Nutrition (2015) UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN - Nutrition and Wellbeing (2016) NUTRITION NETWORK (THE NOAKES FOUNDATION) - Professional Training in LCHF/Ketogenic Nutrition & Treatment (2018) STANFORD UNIVERSITY - Introduction to Food and Health (2019) UNIVERSITY OF COPENHAGEN - Diabetes – the Essential Facts NUTRITION NETWORK - LCHF in Clinical Practice (2019) I love to research but I am not a medical professional and the information given here does not constitute medical advice. If you embark on a lifestyle change please do consult your doctor first.