Secrets from the eating lab
Traci Mann
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Secrets from the eating lab

the science of weight loss, the myth of willpower, and why you should never diet again

First edition.

Published .
Written in English.

About the Book

"Americans are losing the battle of the bulge because our bodies and brains are not hardwired to resist food--the very idea of it works against our biological imperative to survive. In [this book], Mann challenges assumptions--including those that make up the very foundation of the weight loss industry--about how diets work and why they fail. The result of more than two decades of research, it offers ... science and ... insights into the American obesity epidemic and our relationship with eating and food"--

About the Edition

"Americans are losing the battle of the bulge because our bodies and brains are not hardwired to resist food--the very idea of it works against our biological imperative to survive. In [this book], Mann challenges assumptions--including those that make up the very foundation of the weight loss industry--about how diets work and why they fail. The result of more than two decades of research, it offers ... science and ... insights into the American obesity epidemic and our relationship with eating and food"--

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-241) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
613.2/5
Library of Congress
RM222.2 .M3257 2015

The Physical Object

Pagination
xii, 254 pages
Number of pages
254

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL27180916M
ISBN 10
0062329235
ISBN 13
9780062329233
LC Control Number
2014049872
OCLC/WorldCat
883146295
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