Synopses & Reviews
A DIET THAT WORKS BETTER THAN BOTOX . . . IN JUST 30 DAYS
A NUTRITION GUIDE designed to make you look and feel better just in time for that big event, The High School Reunion Diet integrates good science, great recipes, and achievable goals. Dr. Colbert, a popular dermatologist and internist who has earned the trust of many of New York’s fashion and media elite, has designed a whole foods diet that will clear your system of toxins and allow you to attain—and sustain—complete health and beauty.
"Dr. Colbert's nutritional advice keeps your skin healthy and radiant." -- Rachel Weisz, Academy Award-winning actress
"In my over twenty years dedicated to providing practical and accessible health information for the masses...this simple, sweet, sassy, and sane book delivers the science of looking and feeling good with the easiest, most sensible how-to advice, tips, and plan that I have come across. Finally, true science and sound advice blend in this book in a way that I can integrate into my life overnight." -- Nan-Kirsten Forte, executive vice president, WebMD.com; editor in chief, WebMD the Magazine
"It's never too late to get revenge." -- Amy Sedaris, actress, comedienne, and author of I Like You So Much
“[Colbert's] explanation of how modern foods have sabotaged our health is fascinating… Exceptionally informative and easy to understand, this title will appeal to anyone who is looking for a quick fix that won’t undermine his or her health, as so many speedy weight-loss plans do.”
--Library Journal (starred review)
"Dr. Colbert is like your favorite high school teacher--very funny, a little sarcastic, and a lot subversive.
"Dr. Colbert approaches health and beauty from the inside out in a way that is easy to incorporate at first, and becomes second nature at last."
—Michelle Williams, Oscar-nominated, Award-Winning Actress
"Dr. Colbert is like your favorite high school teacher—very funny, a little sarcastic, and a lot subversive. By translating nutritional science into a language we can finally relate to, he gets inside your head and turns your thinking around. Your body will never be the same again--and years later, you’ll probably still be thanking him for it."
--Molly Ringwald, Film, TV and Broadway Actress, Star of high school film classics Pretty in Pink and The Breakfast Club
A whole-foods diet designed to help readers “lose twenty years in thirty days” from the respected New York City dermatologist David Colbert.
About the Author
David A. Colbert, M.D., New York Dermatology Group Founder and Head Physician, is Board Certified by the American Academy of Dermatology and board eligible in Internal Medicine. He has been established in private practice in New York City since 1997, after studying medicine at La Faculté Libré de Medecine in Lille, France, receiving his degree from New York Medical College and completing his residency at Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital in New York. He is a member of The American Academy of Dermatology, The American College of Physicians and Surgeons, and the American College of Dermatological Surgeons.Terry Reed wrote the original screenplay for the independent film Cherry, released in 2000. A graduate of the Columbia University MFA Writing Program, she lives in New York City.