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The purpose

The purpose of this study was to compare weight-discordant siblings in eating in the absence of hunger, caloric compensation, and the quality of their habitual diet. The investigator hypothesized that, within families and controlling for age differences, overweight and obese siblings would show greater eating in the absence of hunger, poorer caloric compensation, and poorer diet quality (e.g., increased percent of energy from fat and caloric beverages) compared to normal-weight siblings.

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  • Other: Feeding study

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01598389. The sponsor of the trial is University of Pennsylvania and it is looking for 94 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Eating Behaviors Among Weight-Discordant Siblings