Snack Attack: Study Says Action Movies Make You Snack More
You're more likely to gain weight while watching action flicks than you are watching other types of programming, says a new study published in JAMA.By Mikah Sargent | September 2, 2014
If you're into watching action movies, you might want to start watching your waistline too.
A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association suggests people are more likely to do a whole lot of snacking when they're watching those action movies. (Video via Lionsgate / "The Expendables 3")
Although we've known television and other forms of media can distract us from watching and limiting how much we eat, the researchers said they wanted to determine whether the type of content would have more or less of an effect on a person's eating habits.