Biol 10 10-16-14 - Biol 10 Nutrition Corn-Obesity-Caloric intake study-Sugar cookies vs nutrasweet cookies-Did a study with volunteers providing these

Biol 10 10-16-14 - Biol 10 Nutrition Corn-Obesity-Caloric...

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Biol 10 10-16-2014 Nutrition - Corn -Obesity -Caloric intake study -Sugar cookies vs nutrasweet cookies -Did a study with volunteers providing these different cookies seeing how many cookies each person ate and kept diaries of what foods they ate over that week -Eating the nutrasweet cookies had less calories through the cookies but ate more throughout the week, body knew it was cheating -No weight loss achieved, similar with other fake sweeteners -Will you lose weight if you switch to diet soda? -Can be beneficial but you really have to track your calories and other foods you eat in general -Humans show a strong preference for which food ingredient? *Fat -People can consume a lot more fatty foods, and it keeps tasting better -Transferring from a fat to a fat is easier -Evolutionary, storing fat to survive -Men preferred to eat protein/fat sources and women preferred to eat carbohydrates/fat sources -Study with lab rats -High fructose corn syrup in bottles for 12 hours -Sugar in bottles -High fructose corn syrup for all day -Monitored how many calories they were consuming after months, but a change in body size, more obese with high fructose corn syrup
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