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Dieting/Starvation/Personality Changes

Dr. Philip Grossi
Sunday, 01 April 2012

In the prior blog I reported on the physical changes in 32 men in the Minnesota Study reported by Ancel Keys. Now I will report the psychological changes noted by Keys.

These changes include:

Clearly there are prominent changes in emotional modulation with an overall depression in a number of functions.

(Jump to the discussion of this study's results about physical changes, food preoccupation, social changes, and effects of refeeding.)