Rethink Your TV-Time Snacking
Mindless Munching & TV
Mindlessly snacking in front of the TV is an express route to weight gain. Not only do we typically consume more than we would elsewhere, but the foods we subconsciously choose during our screen time are often calorie-dense, adding to our waistlines.
But what makes TV and snacking seem so inseparable?
Our brains operate through connections. When two activities repeatedly coincide, they start to feel intertwined. Eventually, one feels incomplete without the other—this phenomenon is termed conditioning.
Pairing screen time with eating often results in “overconsumption.” While we’re taking in an abundance of calories, there’s no corresponding physical activity. Intriguingly, a study on children highlighted that they expended fewer calories watching TV than when they were merely gazing at an empty space!
The passive nature of TV viewing can create a trance-like state, letting those high-calorie foods sneak into our system, easily bypassing any weight management goals we’ve set.
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