Scientists announced a genetic predisposition to overeating

Scientists from the Vienna medical University and the University of Helsinki came to the conclusion that some people are prone to excess weight due to genetic characteristics.

According to a study in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, the experts studied four types of food “habits” and found that each of them is inherited.

we are Talking about the propensity for snacking, irregular and improper diet, as well as restrictive and emotional eating behavior. All this negatively affects the figure.

the study involved 4036 twins at the age from 31 to 37 years. Were studied their genetic predisposition, dietary behavior, body mass index and waist size.

Experts believe that such analysis will help suffering from obesity change their eating habits with balanced nutrition, physical activity and enough sleep.

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