Ph.D. Nutrition and M.A. in Food Science
Steven Witherly joins The Guys to discuss his current project, a book entitled, "Why People Like Junk Food: Food Pleasure Explained." Listen to an in depth discussion of how taste works and why we sometimes crave the foods that are bad for us. They also talk about where food preferences come from, how they relate to responses to sex and/or drugs. More importantly, they discuss which preferences are innate and which are learned and how this affects America's expanding waistline.
Podcast Date: 7/1/2005