Corrett & Edgson (2012) describe the ABC to conscious eating: Allocate time to eat, Be engaged, and Chew your foods. Eating in a relaxed environment and allowing time for digestion are essential for your body.
How Over-eating Can Affect Your Health
Did you know that reflux affects 40% of the American population? Clench your fists and put them together. This is the size of your stomach. Now, imagine trying to fit a double burger and fries into that space, topped up with a fizzy drink; or a late night curry with rice, naan bread and two pints of fizzy Indian beer. Imagine then going to bed and lying horizontal, and wondering why you have reflux or indigestion!