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Your Football's Team's Loss Could Mean Weight Gain for You

Lara Rabinovitch

A new study suggests that football fans of the losing team eat more fatty foods and higher calorie foods--up to 16% more--then a day after a victory, when consumption goes down as much as 9%. The French-based researchers found that those numbers increased dramatically among NFL fans in cities with the most followers, too. This adds a whole new dimension to the power of "comfort" foods, I think.

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