https://blog.oup.com/2012/01/sciwhys-why-do-we-eat-food/

Jan 30, 2012 ... We all know that we eat food to keep ourselves alive. ... requires gas or coal to power its turbines and generate energy, so we need fuel – in the ...

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/food-junkie/201506/why-do-we-eat

Jun 17, 2015 ... seems an obvious one—to obtain the energy we need to support our ... Many times, the reason we eat has less to do with sustenance and more ...

https://www.webmd.com/diet/features/why-we-eat-the-foods-we-do

We choose foods for many reasons besides hunger. (If eating was as simple as putting gas in a car, we''d have no obesity epidemic in the United States!)

https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/21-reasons-to-eat-real-food

Apr 12, 2019 ... And a single Brazil nut provides all the selenium you need for an entire day (6). ... Eating a diet rich in nutritious, unprocessed foods may also help reduce .... We all know to avoid processed foods, but did you know there's ...

https://www.lasanagola.com/article-number-3-why-do-we-need-to-eat/

The first replies are always very general and vague and I need to clarify that we are looking for specific clear reasons, not just “we need to eat to live”.

https://www.quora.com/Why-do-we-eat-food

The foods we eat provide us with a range of nutrients: fat, vitamins, ... or coal to power its turbines and generate energy, so we need fuel – in the ...

https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/nutritionsource/what-should-you-eat/

Want to learn more? Use the Healthy Eating Plate & Healthy Eating Pyramid, both created by the Department of Nutrition at Harvard School of Public Health, ...

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/why-we-need-to-eat-fat_l_5c531852e4b0ca92c6de420c

Feb 5, 2019 ... Essential fatty acids support the body's basic functions. Here's what happens when you don't get enough.

http://www.fao.org/3/y5740e/y5740e04.htm

Eating good food, especially with family and friends, is one of the pleasures of life .We all know that people who eat healthy, balanced diets are likely to have:.

https://www.scienceofpeople.com/the-science-of-eating/

Here at the Science of People, I like to explore the hidden forces that drive our behavior and in this post I want to talk about the science and psychology of eating.