Drowsy Turkey Claims Disputed NPR's Noah Adams speaks with Ira Flatow, host of NPR's Science Friday, about evidence that debunks the claim that eating turkey causes sleepiness. Many other foods in the feast -- especially the fats and carbohydrates -- lead to drowsiness.
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Drowsy Turkey Claims Disputed

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Drowsy Turkey Claims Disputed

Drowsy Turkey Claims Disputed

Drowsy Turkey Claims Disputed

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Noah Adams speaks with Ira Flatow, host of NPR's Science Friday, about evidence that debunks the claim that eating turkey causes sleepiness. Many other foods in the feast — especially the fats and carbohydrates — lead to drowsiness.