Eating Quickly Is Associated With Overeating, Study Indicates

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Eating a meal quickly, as compared to slowly, curtails the release of hormones in the gut that induce feelings of being full, according to new research.

According to a new study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM), eating a meal quickly, as compared to slowly, curtails the release of hormones in the gut that induce feelings of being full. The decreased release of these hormones, can often lead to overeating.

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Comfort Food: Chocolate, Water Reduce Pain Response To Heat

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New research shows that eating chocolate or drinking water can blunt pain, reducing a rat’s response to a hot stimulus.

People often eat food to feel better, but researchers have found that eating chocolate or drinking water can blunt pain, reducing a rat’s response to a hot stimulus. This natural form of pain relief may help animals in the wild avoid distraction while eating scarce food, but in modern humans with readily available food, the effect may contribute to overeating and obesity.

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Eating Sweets Every Day In Childhood ‘Increases Adult Aggression’

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Children who eat sweets and chocolate every day are more likely to be violent as adults, according to new research.

Children who eat sweets and chocolate every day are more likely to be violent as adults, according to new research.

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Wine Tasting: Expectations Influence Sense Of Taste, Tests Show

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Wine tastes different to those who are given information on the product before a wine tasting, tests where the test people received information on the wine before and after the tasting have shown.

Wine tastes different to those who are given information on the product before a wine tasting, tests where the test people received information on the wine before and after the tasting have shown.

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That Late-night Snack: Worse Than You Think

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Eating at irregular times — the equivalent of the middle of the night for humans, when the body wants to sleep — influences weight gain, a new study has found.

Eat less, exercise more. Now there is new evidence to support adding another “must” to the weight-loss mantra: eat at the right time of day.

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Red Enhances Men’s Attraction To Women?…

 

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 YEA… Red is my new favorite color

A groundbreaking study by two University of Rochester psychologists to be published online Oct. 28 by the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology adds color—literally and figuratively—to the age-old question of what attracts men to women… (pics)

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