Speed of eating maybe 'key to obesity'
Wolfing down meals may be enough to nearly double a person's risk of being overweight, Japanese research suggests. Compared with those who did not eat quickly, fast-eating men were 84% more likely to be overweight, and women were just over twice as likely. "The old wives' tale about chewing everything 20 times might be true - if you did take a bit more time eating, it could have an impact, researcher Ian McDonald said. Source:http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7681458.stm