Putting a calorie count on the average Thanksgiving feast

11/16/2012 | New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

According to widespread belief, the average American eats more than 4,500 calories on Thanksgiving, but this analysis suggests the true figure is likely more moderate. When people consume more than 1,500 calories in a single sitting, the gut secretes a hormone that leads to nausea, and large meals take much longer than smaller ones to leave the stomach -- as long as eight to 12 hours.

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