What is meal multitasking?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Meal multitasking means doing other things while you're eating, such as: watching TV, reading, working at the computer or driving (which is also dangerous). These habits take the focus off the food and make you more likely to overeat without realizing it.

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