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Author Kolata, Gina Bari, 1948-
Title Rethinking thin : the new science of weight loss--and the myths and realities of dieting / Gina Kolata.
Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, c2007.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 11  613.2 K    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 257 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-243) and index.
Contents Looking for diets in all the wrong places -- Epiphanies and hucksters -- Oh, to be as thin as Jennifer Aniston (or Brad Pitt) -- A voice in the wilderness -- A drive to eat -- Insatiable, voracious appetites -- The girl who had no leptin -- The fat wars.
Subject Weight loss -- Psychological aspects.
Reducing diets -- Psychological aspects.
Health behavior.
Food habits -- Psychological aspects.
Added Title New science of weight loss, and the myths and realities of dieting
Myths and realities of dieting
ISBN 9780374103989 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0374103984 (hardcover : alk. paper)