Navigation Links
Hungry Shoppers Pile High-Calorie Foods in Their Carts
Date:5/6/2013

d of food it goes into survival mode because it does not know when there will be another meal.

"This complex defensive response affects both psychological and physiological parameters. When you do start choosing and eating foods, the body directs you to go for high-calorie foods to replace calories lost and to store up in case of another famine," Heller said.

To make their point, the researchers did two experiments. The first was a lab experiment in which people were told not to eat five hours before the study.

Before the test began, some of the 68 participants were given crackers to appease their hunger. Then, they all were asked to "shop" in a simulated, online grocery store. Hungry people tended to choose higher-calorie foods such as regular ice cream over low-fat ice cream, the researchers found.

In a second study, the researchers followed 82 actual shoppers during the course of the day at times when they were most likely to be full or hungry.

Again, Wansink and Tal found that hungry shoppers bought more high-calorie products, compared to shoppers who weren't hungry.

Nutritionist Heller said this very small study indicates that skipping meals, fasting and restrictive dieting, even for short periods of time, is likely to backfire if weight loss is the goal.

It is important to eat at relatively regular intervals, she added. "This signals the body that fuel is readily available. Metabolism can run at optimal levels. Energy is available for biological functions and daily activities," Heller explained. "The immune system has the wherewithal to keep the body healthy. Mood improves," she said.

"Choosing healthy foods, eating regularly, monitoring portions and getting in daily exercise is the best way for your body and mind get happier and healthier," Heller advised.

More information

For more tips on healthful eating, visit the '/>"/>

Copyright©2012 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Less Mental Decline Seen in Older Blacks Who Went Hungry as Kids
2. Vegans and Eco-Conscious Shoppers Have a New Option in Natural Body Care Products; Zion Health's Detox Clay Mask Is Now Available Online at SwansonVitamins.com
3. 1-800-GO-VAPOR.com Targets Holiday Shoppers with Cut-Price Ladybug Vapor Steam Cleaner
4. SpiritDetox.com Announces Zion Health Healing Clay Remedies Now Available to Online Homeopathic Shoppers
5. Shoppers Who Read Food Labels Are Thinner, Study Says
6. People seek high-calorie foods in tough times
7. Cheat Foods For Fat Loss Article and Video Published by BetterDigestion.org
8. Evolve Foods Announces Company Name Change To Well Food Company™
9. Innovative Natural Minerals Deodorant Without Aluminum; ClayDry Now Available at Feel Rite Health Foods Markets in New York.
10. Almost Nuts! Supports Whole Foods Decision on Banning Gentically Modified Salmon and Continues to Support the Movement Against Genetically Engineered Foods
11. Four in 10 Babies Given Solid Foods Too Early, Study Finds
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Hungry Shoppers Pile High-Calorie Foods in Their Carts
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Intellitec Solutions ... recent implementation of Microsoft Dynamics GP for a senior living facility in Maine. ... supporting senior living communities in 16 states. This further expansion was again a ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... ... and the growing number of individuals who remain undiagnosed, treatment options for patients ... shy away from traditional CPAP therapy due to its overall lack of comfort ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Reduce Human Error on ... by FDAnews and Ginette M. Collazo, Inc.**, Sept. 16-17, 2015 – Raleigh, NC, ... drug, biologic and device firms reduce manufacturing errors by 50 percent or more, ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... Ferry, New York (PRWEB) , ... July 31, 2015 , ... ... Barack Obama’s call to action by asking community members to contribute to the College’s ... on, “Helping more of our young people stay on track. Providing the support they ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... ... and TransCelerate BioPharma, Inc. are pleased to announce that data standards for clinical ... for use on the CDISC website . These three Therapeutic Area (TA) ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Intellitec Solutions Expands Long term Care ERP Offerings to Maine 2Health News:Oravan Sleep Apnea Device Gains Traction in Sleep Industry 2Health News:FDAnews Announces — Reduce Human Error on the Drug and Device Manufacturing Floor: Reduce Errors By 50% or More Workshop, Sept. 16-17, 2015 2Health News:FDAnews Announces — Reduce Human Error on the Drug and Device Manufacturing Floor: Reduce Errors By 50% or More Workshop, Sept. 16-17, 2015 3Health News:FDAnews Announces — Reduce Human Error on the Drug and Device Manufacturing Floor: Reduce Errors By 50% or More Workshop, Sept. 16-17, 2015 4Health News:Mercy College a “My Brother’s Keeper” Community 2Health News:Mercy College a “My Brother’s Keeper” Community 3Health News:CDISC Releases Clinical Research Data Standards for Schizophrenia, Hepatitis C and Dyslipidemia 2Health News:CDISC Releases Clinical Research Data Standards for Schizophrenia, Hepatitis C and Dyslipidemia 3Health News:CDISC Releases Clinical Research Data Standards for Schizophrenia, Hepatitis C and Dyslipidemia 4Health News:CDISC Releases Clinical Research Data Standards for Schizophrenia, Hepatitis C and Dyslipidemia 5
... Journal of the American Medical Association has published that ... continue their anti-depressant medication to avoid a relapse.// ... University and Massachusetts General Hospital, where 201 pregnant women ... not depressed during the course of the study. According ...
... States has said in its latest report that less than 50 ... dental check-up one a year. This scenario is prevalent even though ... prevented by simple measures. ,AHRQ's Medical Expenditures ... American children did not get dental checkups in 2003. ,* The ...
... Whitaker, parents of Charlie Whitaker, afflicted with a rare ... Human Fertilization and Embryology Authority to consider approval of ... Diamond Blackfan anemia is a rare, potentially fatal // ... transplantation from a sibling with a perfect tissue match ...
... Scottish health department have admitted that blood transfusions may have ... // As many as 3,000 people may have been affected ... of them through the available records. ,Most ... the fact that they have been infected. Furthermore, in most ...
... act as a model for developing better treatment options to ... // Plat, Mayo Clinic is to lead a team of ... million and the research team would be studying the immune ... found that these infants had their thymus removed and though ...
... Diabetes is a big problem and any respite from it ... study on the causes and prevention of diabetes has been ... a first time study as previous ones were done on ... Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre (a World Health Organisation Collaborating ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Pregnancy Not An Antidote To Depression 2Health News:Designer Babies- To Create Or Not To Create! 2Health News:Designer Babies- To Create Or Not To Create! 3Health News:A know how and ready manual for diabetes! 2
(Date:7/30/2015)... Calif., July 30, 2015  Amgen (NASDAQ: ... second quarter of 2015. Key results include: ... second quarter of 2014 to $5,370 million, with ... Enbrel ® (etanercept), Prolia ® (denosumab), ... and XGEVA ® (denosumab). Unfavorable changes in ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... -- Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN ) today announced the appointment of ... Pincus LLC, to the Amgen Board of Directors. ... and the deep, global experience he brings in the biopharmaceuticals ... , chairman and chief executive officer of Amgen. "Fred,s breadth of ... Mr. Hassan has been Partner and Managing Director ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... , July 30, 2015  Cleveland Clinic President ... 2015 keynote address last month that industry is compelled ... order to gain the efficiencies—and develop the transformational innovations ... Dr. Barsoum,s comments were preceded by Doug Kohrs ... and OMTEC moderator, who stressed that industry must add ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 2Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 3Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 4Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 5Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 6Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 7Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 8Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 9Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 10Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 11Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 12Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 13Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 14Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 15Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 16Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 17Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 18Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 19Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 20Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 21Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 22Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 23Amgen Announces Appointment Of Fred Hassan To Board Of Directors 2Amgen Announces Appointment Of Fred Hassan To Board Of Directors 3Orthopaedic Surgery Reimbursement Shifts to Episode of Care 2
... 2011 Octapharma USA today ... 25th Anniversary Grants Program is the Clinical Immunology ... . The Octapharma Grants program supports clinical or pre-clinical ... therapy, intensive care and emergency medicine. ...
... Eigen, a worldwide specialty developer of medical imaging ... restructuring plan designed to position Eigen for rapid expansion ... The company has successfully transitioned through a voluntary ... management team and strong financial support. "With Eigen,s restructuring ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Octapharma Targets Primary Immune Deficiency Research With Grant for The Mount Sinai Medical Center 2Octapharma Targets Primary Immune Deficiency Research With Grant for The Mount Sinai Medical Center 3Octapharma Targets Primary Immune Deficiency Research With Grant for The Mount Sinai Medical Center 4
... Hoefers Easy Breeze can dry as many as 6 ... (8 x 10 cm) at a time. , ... oven, a specially designed loading platform, and two Hoefer ... awkward connections., The Gel Frame is largely responsible for ...
... dry gels rapidly, evenly and safely, the Hoefer ... and vacuum are applied beneath the gel through ... and agarose gels up to 33 x 44 ... heavy aluminum platen provides even heat distribution and ...
... system, 220-240 V, includes Model 583 gel dryer, ... gel dryer is a vacuum-based gel dryer with ... with variable temperature control and three preprogrammed cycles. ... pump used for pulling vacuum on gel dryers ...
This double-up gel dryer system, 200-240 V, includes 2 Model 583 gel dryers, HydroTech™ vacuum pump, and double-up rack....
Medicine Products: