“Conscientiousness is often correlated with low body weight, whereas agreeableness may correlate with an obesogenic environment and a larger body.” – Kelly Moen
“We are making so many decisions and living our lives when really we’re not paying attention to our brain and the chemicals involved in the movement.” – Kelly Moen
How much power do we have over our emotional-based decisions? Sometimes you just get influenced by old memories or sparks of cravings- and without hesitation, you’re giving in on random things. In this episode of the Big Fat Facts podcast, Dr.Dan and Kelly Moen bring the audience’s attention to emotional-based decisions and triggers that influence our rational thinking. There’s more coming up on this topic, so stay tuned for follow-up episodes.
1:27 A chat turning into a content machine – driven by emotions
2:14 Working together collectively- creating a positive emotional outcome
3:08 Feeling warm and fuzzy inside- donating money, time, attention
4:00 Consciousness is enhanced with the bodyweight number? How?
5:04 Narrative review- cons and flaws included
6:18 Personality tests- debates about personalities and the tangibility
9:44 Emotional triggers- who and what is actually making the decisions?
11:38 Making logical decisions & strengthening that highway in our brain
14:09 Coming off the pill and losing appetite and pleasure
17:18 Genetical connection and how DNA plays its own part in this
18:52 Pharmaceutical influence on your neuronal pathways
20:20 Connective line to the Kung Fu Panda- obesity and cartoons
21:32 How much power do we have over our decisions
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