Can’t stop having unhealthy lunches? Blame your CO-WORKERS! People are more likely to opt for less wholesome options if their colleagues choose them too, study finds


People are more likely to choose less wholesome food for lunch if their co-workers make unhealthy choices as well, a study has found.

Researchers from the US analysed the social networks of some 6,000 employees at Massachusetts General Hospital and their food choices in the staff restaurants.

The team found that eating patterns — whether healthy or otherwise — can be shaped by our lunchtime companions, even if they are just casual acquaintances.

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