Rinsing the mouth with sugary drinks helps improve self-control
Health / / August 12, 2017
Often lose self-control, and lack of will power interferes rid of bad habits?It does not matter, according to US experts.Feel free to pour a glass of any soft drink and rinse your mouth ...!The main thing - do not forget to sweeten its natural sugar (ideal for water and jam, compote or juice), and the rest will make glucose, according to a new scientific study that can very significantly improve and strengthen the sense of human self-control, increasing our chances to preserve chastity and prudence infight against their own shortcomings.
The basis for this conclusion were the results of an experiment conducted in the United States, the University of Georgia, with the participation of 51 students.Under the terms of the study, all participants were required to perform so-called Stroop-test.During its passage, on the screen, beside which sat a man, there are various words is the name of a certain color.At the same time they were painted in a color different from that which they meant - that he was to becalled as soon as possible participants.The complexity of the same was that the students are to some extent losing control of his subconscious began to read the words, pronouncing the name of the wrong color, they are shown, and the fact that they represent.
Before the assignment, the volunteers were divided into 2 groups.Half of them were offered lemonade mouth rinse, in which the sugar has been replaced by an artificial sweetener, and the remaining participants of the experiment, the same had to be done by the same beverage, but pre-sweetened with sugar.Using the study is conditional on lemonade another aim of scientists - to find out, whether is able to stimulate the brain sweetener.
So, carefully analyzing the job up, performed by students, experts have found that the second group, rinse mouth sweetened lemonade, achieved a significant success on the results of a test they passed than the first, taking advantage of a drink with sweeteners, which, on top of that, it isIt had no effect on their bodies.
other words, the test showed that the highest levels of self-control at the time of the assignment had those students whose brains had recently been directly affected by glucose contained in the sugar.According to the head of research - Leonardo Martin professor of psychology, such an effect, first of all, the ability of glucose can be caused to stimulate carbohydrate sensors in human language, the body passing through them extra energy.In turn, entering the brain, it is a beneficial effect on some of its important figures, making us more alert and purposeful, as well as helping us to believe in themselves at the expense of motivation.