Satiety and body weight control. Promise and compromise. Comment on 'Satiety. No way to slim'.

@article{Bellisle2011SatietyAB,
  title={Satiety and body weight control. Promise and compromise. Comment on 'Satiety. No way to slim'.},
  author={France Bellisle and Angelo Tremblay},
  journal={Appetite},
  year={2011},
  volume={57 3},
  pages={769-71;discussion 784-90}
}
Satiety is a complex psycho-physiological mechanism that allows the adjustment of energy intake to expenditures. As such, it plays an important role among the numerous interacting mechanisms contributing to body weight control. Booth and Nouwen rightfully stress that satiety claims can be misleading and even dangerous when they are misrepresented or misinterpreted as slimming claims. Indeed, a substance that might enhance satiety, especially by affecting sensations on the short term, will not… CONTINUE READING