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Book Review: The Diet Fix–Why Diets Fail and How to Make Yours Work

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  The Diet Fix: why Diets Fail and How to Make Yours Work, by Yoni Freedhoff, MD, is available March 4, 2014. It starts with a prescription for chocolate. Clearly this is not your average diet book. Over nearly ten years and thousands of hours working with patients with weight management issues at his Bariatric Medical [...]

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The 4 Billion-Year-Old Story of Obesity

Source:, captivating DNA diologue by author

In light of the upcoming celebration of ghosts, ghouls, and of course, the stomach ache-inducing over-consumption of candy, I thought I’d revisit this piece I started earlier this year. And if you eat too much this Halloween, really you’re just acting naturally, so enjoy! Once upon a time some amino acids got smooshed together and [...]

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