eye-mouth gap

eye-mouth gap

Nutrition The discrepancy between the actual caloric intake and exercise, and that reported by a person–usually with an eating disorder
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This discrepancy has been called the "eye-mouth gap." One reason for it: people don't know how much food they put on their plates.