His research on human preferences for sugar and fat in dieting and overweight women has led to the aquot;fat toothaquot; hypothesis. ... In one study, obese women selected high-fat over intensely sweet foods and consumed a greater proportion of calories from fat than did ... In contrast, obese women selected food containing primarily sugar and fat, including ice cream, chocolate, doughnuts, cookies, and cake. ... Some public health experts in Japan regard this as a step in the right direction.
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