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Distracted Obesity

Distracted Obesity

Distracted dining may lead to overeating and obesity and could be as dangerous to your health, a new study has warned.

The process: To test the effects of mealtime distraction, researches at the University of Illinois in US videotaped 60 families during mealtime. Half the families were subjected to the loud sounds for 15 minutes while the other half had no distraction. Parents diet beverages over sugary drinks than the quiet group.

The Result : Adults got up and down from the table a lot more and made fewer positive comments