Hunger and Appetite Management (Episode 113)

Whether you’re trying to gain, lose, or maintain weight, strategic management of hunger and appetite can come in handy. In today’s episode, Eric Trexler discusses a variety of practical strategies for managing hunger and appetite to support a more successful and enjoyable dieting experience.

Time stamps

Intro/Announcements (0:00)

Practical strategies for managing hunger (4:23)

Adopt an acceptance-based approach (4:53)

Eat slow and savor (speed, focus while eating) (16:18)

Titrate your amount of non-lifting exercise (21:42)

Reduce meal-level energy density, and make the easy swaps first (35:57)

Opt for harder food textures (49:55)

Minimize foods that are hyperpalatable (53:01)

End the meal strategically (green tea, capsaicin) (1:02:14)

Eat enough fiber and protein (1:07:29)

Summary of strategies (1:15:31)

Strategies for bulking / weight gain (1:16:36)

Conclusions and practical applications (1:25:28)

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