Study: The Effect of an Eating Companion’s Appearance on Food Intake

There are a lot of things that can influence our food intake: marketing, mindset, and that slowly spinning cheesecake in the glass case. A recent study found that who you’re eating with—and whether they’re larger than you—may also affect how much food you actually end up eating.

Source: Your Fellow Diners’ Appearance May Influence How Much You Eat

Statistics are like bikinis: What they reveal is suggestive, but what they conceal is vital.