Dr. Shayesteh: Why do we overeat?

Dr. Shayesteh joined 33 WYTV Daybreak to explain why we overeat and all of the factors that go into it

Dr. Shayesteh joined 33 WYTV Daybreak to explain why we overeat and all of the factors that go into it.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Have you ever been full, but still wanted dessert?

This happens because there are two major reasons we eat. We eat to survive and we eat for pleasure. The combination of those two reasons is why we tend to overeat.

Why does pleasure driven eating override hunger driven? What difficulties can it lead to?

Dr. Shayesteh joined 33 WYTV Daybreak to explain why we overeat and all of the factors that go into it.

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