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Smoking may dull obese women’s ability to taste fat & sugar

Pepino & Mennella. 2014 Smoking may dull obese women’s ability to taste fat & sugar Smoking and obesity are independently associated with high consumption of high-fat foods in women. We tested whether the co-occurrence of smoking and obesity associates with reduced oral fat perception. Four groups of women (14 obese smokers, 11 obese never-smokers, 10 […]