When you try to change your eating habits, you may find yourself fantasizing about junk food that you know is not a part of your new diet. We think it is harmless to fantasizing about cookies but in fact, when we daydream about eating cookies, psychologically we are actually eating the cookies.
All too often, we try to ignore the physiological and psychological elements of how our body works in favour of laboratory physics of food in a non human situation. We are homosapians and that fact is more important than anything else we will ever learn in physics or chemistry. We always need to put what we learn in a biological/psychological framework to be able to create realistic answers for humans.Read more