Impaired brain can cause eating too much sugar. About it tell results of research of scientists from the University of New South Wales. They proved, in addition to increasing the risk of diabetes and obesity, sugar provokes changes in the brain.
To confirm his words, scientists give the results of experiments in rodents. Large quantities of sweet foods were causing to the brains of animals changes together with a strong stress.
Rats from the first group was under constant stress during the nine days, their diet at the same time meet the norm. The second group of animals did not feel the stress, but instead of the usual food received a diet with excessive sugar content.
Scientists noticed that in two groups showed the same changes in the hippocampus of the brain. This structure is one of the most important in the nervous system. Violations in its work affect overall health and cause a number of disorders of the nervous system.