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…keep the candy and snacks out of arm’s reach! Or you could end up pigging out. Researchers at Arizona State University say watching a gory movie or crime thriller makes us think about death, which can trigger stress eating, even when we’re not hungry. And when we’re riveted to the screen, we’re not paying attention to how much food we’re shoving in our mouth.