Wait Control

stop sign

What can you do when the urge to binge or overeat strikes?  Imagine a big, red STOP sign.  Then take a moment to regain control and decide if you’re really physically hungry.  If you’re truly hungry, choose to eat slowly and enjoy every bite.  (It takes the average person 90 seconds to eat a hamburger – yikes!)  It takes 20 minutes before satiety hormones kick in to make you feel full.  So, slow down!  Cooperate with your body’s natural ability to feel satisfied with food.

About Luanna Diller

Luanna Diller's professional expertise includes nutrition, health behavior change, and wellness. She has over three decades of experience in counseling, teaching and motivating thousands of clients to achieve healthier lifestyles. She is a wife, mom to a teenager and a young adult, Registered Dietitian and Christian women’s ministries leader. She is a creative cook, loves to dance and recently discovered a knack for hand making glass beads.
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