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Research Letter: Viewers Ate More While Watching Hollywood Action Flick On Tv

The snacks were weighed before and after the program to track how much viewers had eaten. Viewers watching the more distracting program "The Island," with its high camera cuts and sound variation, ate 98 percent more grams http://edgarawfv.wordpress.com/2014/08/08/kim-kardashian-kanye-west-buy-new-20-million-home-near-kris-jenner-us-weekly/ of food dress like kim kardashian (206.5 vs. 104.3 g) and 65 percent more calories (354.1 vs. 214.6) than viewers http://jewelxwwx.wikispaces.com who watched "Charlie Rose." Even viewers of the silent version of "The Island" ate 36 percent more grams of food (142.1 vs. 104.3g) and 46 percent more calories (314.5 vs. 214.6) than "Charlie Rose" viewers. "More distracting TV content appears to increase food consumption: action and sound variation are bad for one's diet. The more distracting a TV show, the less attention people appear to pay to eating, and the more they eat." ### Author: Aner Tal, Ph.D., of Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y., and colleagues. (JAMA Intern Med.
Source: http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2014-09/tjnj-rlv082914.php

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