Consequence of omitting or adding a meal in man on body composition, food intake, and metabolism.


OBJECTIVE To investigate in man the consequence on body composition and related biological and metabolic parameters of omitting or adding a meal. RESEARCH METHODS AND PROCEDURES Twenty-four young normal-weight male subjects were recruited, 12 usual four-meal and 12 usual three-meal eaters, differing only in the consumption of an afternoon meal. They… (More)