Science of Thanksgiving
Just to add a little science to your holidays: why do we get sleepy after eating turkey? Well, it turns out that we can’t blame turkey for our post-Thanksgiving dinner food comas.
Check out this clip of the Mythbusters episode where they tested this myth.
From the Mythbusters Myth Results page:Turkey makes people sleepy due to its tryptophan content. BUSTED (as seen in Food Fables) Click To Tweet
Enjoy your Thanksgiving nonetheless!