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Study: Intense workouts may help men quell hunger

Friday, July 05, 2013
A man runs on a treadmill in Oklahoma City, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2008.

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A study says high-intensity workouts could help men quell hunger pangs, at least for a short time.

Researchers say they found that overweight men ate about 200 fewer calories following a vigorous workout.

High-intensity exercise may be tied to appetite suppression and changes in hormones that regulate hunger and fullness, researchers believe.

The study is published in the International Journal of Obesity.

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