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From Chunk to Hunk: Diary of a Fat Man
From Chunk to Hunk: Diary of a Fat Man
by Fred Anderson
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By age 33, Fred Anderson weighed over 370 pounds and suffered from diabetes, elevated blood pressure, sleep apnea, and chronic heartburn. But watching television one night in May 2000, he caught a glimpse of his own future in the form of an out-of... (read more)

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The Hundred Year Diet: America's Voracious Appetite for Losing Weight
The Hundred Year Diet: America's Voracious Appetite for Losing Weight
by Susan Yager
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A lively cultural history of the American weight loss industry that explores the origins of our obsession with dieting As a nation battling an obesity epidemic, we spend more than $35 billion annually on diets and diet regimens. Our weight is making us... (read more)

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The Diet Myth: Why America's Obession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health
The Diet Myth: Why America's Obession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health
by Paul Campos
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Is your weight hazardous to your health? According to public-health authorities, 65 percent of us are overweight. Every day, we are bombarded with dire warnings about America's "obesity epidemic." Close to half of the adult population is dieting... (read more)

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Feed Me!: Writers Dish about Food, Eating, Weight, and Body Image
Feed Me!: Writers Dish about Food, Eating, Weight, and Body Image
by Harriet Brown
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In our appearance-obsessed society, eating is about much more than hunger and sustenance. Food inspires pleasure and anxiety, shame and obsession. We are constantly judged on how we look, so weve come to judge ourselves (and others) on what and how we... (read more)

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How Much Does Your Soul Weigh?: Diet-Free Solutions to Your Food, Weight, and Body Worries
How Much Does Your Soul Weigh?: Diet-Free Solutions to Your Food, Weight, and Body Worries
by Dorie Mccubbrey
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Dr. Dorie McCubbrey knows firsthand how difficult it can be to struggle with weight and self-image: she began dieting at age ten, and spent fifteen years battling anorexia, bulimia, and overeating. A trained therapist and author of the successful self... (read more)

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Body Image, Eating Disorders, and Obesity in Youth: Assessment, Prevention, and Treatment
Body Image, Eating Disorders, and Obesity in Youth: Assessment, Prevention, and Treatment
by J Kevin Thompson
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This book examines the relationship between body image disturbances and eating disorders in our most vulnerable population: children and adolescents. Editors J. Kevin Thompson and Linda Smolak present a dynamic approach that combines current research... (read more)

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Embody: Learning to Love Your Unique Body (and Quiet That Critical Voice!)
Embody: Learning to Love Your Unique Body (and Quiet That Critical Voice!)
by Connie Sobczak
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This books message is rooted in the belief that people inherently possess the wisdom necessary to make healthy choices and live in balance. It emphasizes that self-love, acceptance of genetic diversity in body size, celebration of the unique beauty of... (read more)

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Life Is Hard, Food Is Easy
Life Is Hard, Food Is Easy
by Linda Spangle
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"This book will completely change the way people think about food, giving them much-needed tools for successfully losing weight." -Jack Canfield, co-author of the Chicken Soup for the Soul... (read more)

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Secrets of a Former Fat Girl: How to Lose Two, Four (or More!) Dress Sizes--And Find Yourself Along the Way
Secrets of a Former Fat Girl: How to Lose Two, Four (or More!) Dress Sizes--And Find Yourself Along the Way
by Lisa Delaney
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Ted Spiker may be the coauthor of numerous bestselling diet and health books, but the man just cant resist a good burrito. Or a bad burrito. (Hes also eaten a 76-ounce steak, asserted that his wifes post-pregnancy jeans were the best-fitting pants he... (read more)

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Life Is Hard Food Is Easy
Life Is Hard Food Is Easy
by Linda Spangle
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Linda Spangle explains why emotional eating dooms all your dieting efforts. Over the past 15 years, Linda Spangle has helped thousands of clients to learn to cope with their emotions, thereby allowing them to lose weight successfully and keep it off... (read more)

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Stick Figure: A Diary of My Former Self
Stick Figure: A Diary of My Former Self
by Lori Gottlieb
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andlt;Iandgt;"I wish to be the thinnest girl at school, or maybe even the thinnest eleven-year-old on the entire planet,"andlt;/Iandgt; confides Lori Gottlieb to her diary. "I mean, what are girls supposed to wish for, other than being thin?" andlt... (read more)

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The Golden Cage: The Enigma of Anorexia Nervosa
The Golden Cage: The Enigma of Anorexia Nervosa
by Hilde Bruch
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One of the world's leading authorities offers a vivid and moving account of the causes, effects, and treatment of this devastating disease.... (read more)

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The Clinicians Guide to Getting Bit(e) by Bit(e)
The Clinicians Guide to Getting Bit(e) by Bit(e)
by Ulrike Schmidt
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The publication four years ago of Getting Better Bit(e) by Bit(e), written by two eating disorder specialists at London's world-famous Maudsley Hospital, was a milestone in the treatment of bulimia. For the first time a self-help book was shown, by... (read more)

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Eat What You Love, Love What You Eat: How to Break Your Eat-Repent-Repeat Cycle
Eat What You Love, Love What You Eat: How to Break Your Eat-Repent-Repeat Cycle
by Michelle May
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From a physician and recovered yo-yo dieter comes an integrative, easy-to-follow plan that helps readers stop obsessing about food and weight and start nourishing their bodies and minds to build optimal health, energy and joy. No dieting, no drugs, no... (read more)

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Lying in Weight: The Hidden Epidemic of Eating Disorders in Adult Women
Lying in Weight: The Hidden Epidemic of Eating Disorders in Adult Women
by Trisha Gura
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A girl with an eating disorder grows up. And then what? In this groundbreaking new book, science journalist Trisha Gura, Ph.D., explodes the myth that those who suffer from eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa, are primarily... (read more)

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Making Peace with Your Thighs: Get Off the Scales & Get on with Your Life
Making Peace with Your Thighs: Get Off the Scales & Get on with Your Life
by Linda Mintle
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Get your thighs off your mind and lose the lies that bind. Women of America, it's time to stop obsessing and start making peace with your thighs, your waist, and any other body part that leads you to feel inadequate. Everywhere we turn-magazines, movies,... (read more)

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Read My Hips: How I Learned to Love My Body, Ditch Dieting, and Live Large
Read My Hips: How I Learned to Love My Body, Ditch Dieting, and Live Large
by Kim Brittingham
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Kim Brittingham struggled for years with her weight and body image before she learned how to love her self unconditionally, find her confidence, and fully enjoy her life.  In this unflinching, humorous, and uplifting memoir, she openly explores her... (read more)

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The Anorexia Workbook: How to Accept Yourself, Heal Your Suffering, and Reclaim Your Life (New Harbinger Self-Help Workbook)
The Anorexia Workbook: How to Accept Yourself, Heal Your Suffering, and Reclaim Your Life (New Harbinger Self-Help Workbook)
by Michelle Heffner
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Statistics suggests that as many as 2.5 percent of American women suffer from anorexia; of these, further research indicates that one in ten of these will die from the disorder. This is the only book available that addresses the particular needs of... (read more)

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Self-Help Approaches for Obesity and Eating Disorders: Research and Practice
Self-Help Approaches for Obesity and Eating Disorders: Research and Practice
by Janet D Latner
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With contributions from leading authorities, this timely professional resource critically examines available self-help treatments for weight problems and obesity, binge-eating disorder, bulimia nervosa, and body-image disturbances. Practical pointers are... (read more)

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Overcoming Night Eating Syndrome: A Step-By-Step Guide to Breaking the Cycle
Overcoming Night Eating Syndrome: A Step-By-Step Guide to Breaking the Cycle
by Kelly C P Allison
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The statistics are powerful and alarming: perhaps as many as 6 million Americans suffer from night eating syndrome, or NES, an eating disorder which describes behavior patterns in which an individual obsessively consumes more than half of his or her... (read more)

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