Diet information source

Can paying attention to how you look sabotage diet?


Can paying attention to how you look sabotage diet?
The News Journal

This might be the most ironic reason people eat too much.A team of researchers at Waginengen University in Netherlands found that paying too much attention to your appearance can impair your ability to tell when youâre full. Specifically, the presence of mirrors as well as the confrontation with the sort of stigmas of beauty found in magazines were found to interfere with important mechanisms for properly assessing how much food to eat.âWhen people focus too much on their exterior, they miss key signals of satiety,â said Erica van Herpen, assistant professor at Waginengen Univeristy and one of the studyâs authors. âThatâs a problem.âThe researchers tested two scenarios.In the first, participants were divided into two separate groups â one of which sat in front of mirrors, so they could see their own faces and bodies, the other of which was not.

full story

 read more

Related news

Lisa Riley weight loss: How did the Emmerdale star lose weight? Diet secret revealed
Express.co.uk, New Mexico - June 14, 2018

Lisa Riley is a TV presenter who lose 12 stone in 18 months.The 41-year-old revealed she is now trying for a baby. She revealed her weight loss diet in her book Honesty Diet. How did Lisa Riley lose weight?The Loose Women star revealed one tip to lose weight.The ...

more

Expert consultation to accelerate advances in nutrition science
Wellcome Trust - May 2, 2018

News / Published: 2 May 2018 Cell and developmental biology Physiology and non-communicable disease Wellcome and the World Health Organization (WHO) are holding an expert meeting this ...

more

Fuel For the Body / Healthy diet just as important as training for marathoners
The Republic, Indiana - July 22, 2018

Mountains of miles are being logged this summer from athletes preparing to run in this year’s Mill Race Marathon events, but the aerobic workouts aren’t the only thing runners should be focusing on. Distance runners looking to get the best results ...

more

USDA expands focus on program integrity across all nutrition programs
High Plains Journal, Kansas - March 31, 2018

As part of Agriculture Secretary Perdue’s strategic goal of ensuring that our programs are delivered efficiently, effectively and with integrity, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food and Nutrition Service announced an enhanced focus on program ...

more

Lackey’s Jenkins earns national recognition in school nutrition
Montrose Daily Press, Colorado - June 15, 2018

Earlier this school year, Henry E. Lackey High School food and nutrition worker Beverley Jenkins was recognized by the Maryland School Nutrition Association as its Employee of the Year. To Jenkins, her job is easy because she gets to support kids. “I just ...

more

More from Delaware

Trending today

Can a gluten-free diet help my skin? - Harvard Health

Image: © fcafotodigital/Getty ImagesQ. I have terrible skin, and a friend recently recommended ...

Can diet reverse Type 2 diabetes?

If you have Type 2 diabetes, you’ve likely heard that lifestyle changes may give you ...

Is it healthy to stick to a vegan diet when you’re pregnant?

Unless you’re just now emerging from a no-Internet-allowed retreat, you already know ...

Urban Rats Enjoy Richer, More Reliable Diet Than Their Rural ...

Despite rats’ prevalence as one of the world’s most despised—and widespread—urban ...

Local Updates

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming