Eggs – dietary trivia

Is morning scrambled eggs may have something to do with a desire to help another? Ubiquitous scientists also investigated the relationship so unusual. See what they came out.


Your eggs, your conscience
Interesting research was conducted by scientists from the University of Leiden in the Netherlands. They found that subjects who ate a breakfast omelet of three eggs were willing to spend twice as much money to charity than the group that did not eat that day eggs. The thing seemed so strange that scientists decided to explore the topic. Apparently it has something to do with tryptophan – amino acid which is found in large amounts in eggs.

Tryptophan is involved in the production of serotonin, commonly known as the hormone of happiness. Coming over you blissful feeling of sympathy for all (well, most say) beings in the world can compare with the state after taking ecstasy. But overdose eggs, unlike ecstasy, do not we risk serious consequences than borrow money to eternal pal not yet available.