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What role do my eyes play in determining my stomach's appetite?

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology

In brief: Eyes & Stomach

Pavlov's dogs experiments showed that "anticipatory salivation" is real: when you see delicious food, your stomach starts to secrete chemicals in preparation for food you have learned to love.
This can make your stomach grumble with anticipation. Theoretically, even seeing delicious food, can make the blood sugar rise. More information at eyedoc2020@blogspot.com

In brief: Eyes & Stomach

Pavlov's dogs experiments showed that "anticipatory salivation" is real: when you see delicious food, your stomach starts to secrete chemicals in preparation for food you have learned to love.
This can make your stomach grumble with anticipation. Theoretically, even seeing delicious food, can make the blood sugar rise. More information at eyedoc2020@blogspot.com
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
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Dr. Richard Carlin
Ophthalmology

In brief: They don't

It is the brain's interpretation of what you see that can affect your appetite.
Your eyes just send the signals to the brain.

In brief: They don't

It is the brain's interpretation of what you see that can affect your appetite.
Your eyes just send the signals to the brain.
Dr. Richard Carlin
Dr. Richard Carlin
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