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How does true hunger affect my sense of taste?

Joel H. Fuhrman, MD
Family Medicine
It is important to experience how much more enjoyable it is to eat when we are truly hungry. Then we find that the food tastes much better. This heightened taste sensation that accompanies true hunger gives us terrific feedback to inhibit overeating behavior so we can actually get more pleasure out of our diet. Delaying eating to the point when true hunger is experienced makes even ordinary foods taste great and extraordinary foods taste even better.
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