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Offline Akator7

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Sharpening your appetite
« on: 03/12/2005 19:02:03 »
Hi,

Can anybody tell me the physiological reason why having a drink before a meal seems to sharpen your appetite?

Thanks
Stewart:)


 

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Re: Sharpening your appetite
« Reply #1 on: 04/12/2005 18:32:24 »
I would imagine it's something to do with the stimulation of the saliva glands
 

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Re: Sharpening your appetite
« Reply #2 on: 05/12/2005 15:42:59 »
Do you mean an alcohlic drink, an aperitif, Akator7 ?
 

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