July 24, 2014
Stress, Comfort Foods Can Pack Pounds On Women
[ Read the Article: A High-Fat Meal Can Decrease Metabolism After A Stressful Event ]
Researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center have found that women who ate a high-fat meal the day after a stressful event metabolized food more slowly, and the daily effect of that habit could lead to a weight gain of up to 11 pounds in a year.
Credit: Ohio State University