Those Food Pictures on Facebook are More Than Just Annoying

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By: Scott Barbour
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By: Scott Barbour
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Your friends continually post what they’ve had for breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Facebook. And you continually get annoyed. But it turns out there’s another effect those food pictures have on you.

According to a BYU study, your a snap of your friend’s latest meal causes a type of “sensory boredom” and can actually satisfy your appetite for that type of food, and make your own meals less enjoyable.

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