Candy treats from colleagues can make workers pile on an extra 7 pounds a year

2 May

American Chocolate. Available to buy online in Australia from http://www.moolollybar.com.au. Just click on this photo to go there!Getting through a work day can be a job in itself and colleagues bearing treats is always a welcome gesture.

But a recent study has found that the office candy jar can add up to seven pounds to a person’s weight.

Cornell University found that the average American worker is packing on the extra weight every year, despite the fact almost a third are on diets.

The easily-accessible, bite-sized treats found in offices are known to be significant contributors.

Cornell professor Brian Wansink said: ‘It’s ridiculous what it does.

‘We have found that, if you have a clear candy jar it can add up to seven pounds in a year.’

Mr Wansink, who wrote the book Mindless Eating, says that candy left out in the open can play havoc with people’s diets and will have most people reaching for some, even when they are not hungry.

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Source: Daily Mail

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