A study on the website of the International Journal of Obesity found that obese men ate larger portions of coleslaw when they were labeled as "healthy" compared with the "standard" coleslaw, even when the two items had similar calorie contents. Researchers said people tend to feel less guilty when eating foods labeled as healthy, resulting in excessive intake.
People tend to eat more of healthy foods, study finds
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