Eating ‘attentively’ reduces later energy consumption in overweight and obese females

@article{Robinson2014EatingR,
  title={Eating ‘attentively’ reduces later energy consumption in overweight and obese females},
  author={Eric Robinson and Inge Kersbergen and Suzanne Higgs},
  journal={British Journal of Nutrition},
  year={2014},
  volume={112},
  pages={657 - 661}
}
Attentional and memory processes underpin appetite control, but whether encouraging overweight individuals to eat more ‘attentively’ can promote reductions in energy consumption is unclear. In the present study with a between-subjects design, a total of forty-eight overweight and obese females consumed a fixed lunchtime meal. Their ad libitum energy intake of high-energy snack food was observed during a second laboratory session that occurred later that day. In the focused-attention condition… 
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