To Eat or Not to Eat

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To Eat Or Not To Eat
Carl Nichols
May 20, 2012
Hello, my name is Carl Nichols and I will be your eating disorder counselor. My main purpose and goal today is your well-being, and see that you better understand your issues and problems you are struggling with on a daily basis of your life. Life is so precious and I hate to see so many others dealing with obesity and anorexia. I want you to understand that there are physiological factors that make us want to eat and factors that make us not eat. Today we will be discussing those factors; I really want you to understand why this is so important to your physical and mental health. There are perceptions about hunger and satiety that I want to introduce and talk about some of the fictitious stories. So overall, I have a lot to cover and things I want to get you to understand about you conditions. The ultimate goal today is to help you better your physical and mental health and to find the root cause of your condition and figure out ways to restore your overall health.
When we begin our session, the first task to do is present status and information about the hunger and satiety that you need to know about your present condition. You would need to understand about your blood glucose that you may have heard from others believed to be true. Facts state that a lot of people think that when you see a your blood glucose level drop, myths and most people think that it makes you hungry, but that isn’t accurate. There has been clinical- studies that states this to be wrong. “Research states that your blood glucose level almost never change by a small percentage and stays balanced due to the hormones (Pinel,2011).” Resent research suggests that the real reason for a drop in your glucose level is based upon our body wanting to eat, resulting in a much higher insulin level. When we don’t eat the food that our bodies are…...

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