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Lack of sleep boosts food purchases the next day

Posted September 06, 2013, 2:46 pm, Updated October 29, 2015, 8:31 pm Howard LeWine, M.D., Chief Medical Editor, Internet Publishing, Harvard Health Publications Savvy shoppers know that itís a bad idea to shop for food when they are hungry. Itís a formula for filling your cart with high calorie foods, and likely spending more money than expected. Shopping while sleep deprived may have the same effect. …

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