Proximity may influence food consumption, study shows

03/21/2014 | Reuters

A study in Appetite revealed participants ate more apple slices when the items were within their reach compared with when they were farther away. Researchers also noted the same effect when a bowl of buttery popcorn was placed within the participants' reach. The findings suggest that keeping low-calorie foods nearby may help promote healthy eating habits, researchers said.

View Full Article in:

Reuters

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Consultant
Attest Health Care Advisors
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical Patent Attorney
Coats and Bennett PLLC
Cary, NC
Sr. Regulatory Specialist, Biotech Center of Expertise
BASF, The Chemical Co.
San Diego, CA
Food Lawyer
Cargill
Wayzata, MN
Actuary
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI