Chewing gum may aid in weight loss, study suggests

08/2/2011 | NutraIngredients ·

A study in Appetite found that chewing gum for at least 45 minutes before meals increased satiety and reduced the snack intake of healthy individuals by up to 10%. A study in 2009 found that chewing gum for an hour in the morning helped participants consume 67 fewer calories at lunch. The findings suggest that "gum may be a useful adjunct to weight control," experts said.

View Full Article in:

NutraIngredients ·

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Sr. Regulatory Specialist, Biotech Center of Expertise
BASF, The Chemical Co.
San Diego, CA
Food Lawyer
Wayzata, MN
Director of Clinical Research
Regenesis Biomedical, Inc.
Scottsdale, AZ
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Assistant Vice President - Dental Director
Bridgewater, NJ