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I thought this was a great piece of journalistic writing. With a Penn study comparing two diets as the background to her research, Kolata weaves in the history, science and... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Sylia Abadi
The best and most interesting book on weight loss I have ever read. I love this book and recommend it to everyone. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Geektasticdad
An exceptional read for anyone wanting to understand the science and sociological foundations of obesity and weight in the United States. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Glenys Buckingham
I really enjoyed reading Gina Kolata's study on dieting. She really did her homework! Another point that I valued in this book was that it lacked sensationalism. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Patricia M.
A well researched and insightful book on obesity from every angle. This book has made me think about this topic in ways I've never imagined.Published 15 months ago by Electra A. Govoni
I enjoyed the book how it structured the information about the study along with myths we have heard along the way about dieting. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Natalie
Having been on multiple diets most of my life, yet progressively gaining weight over decades, I was intrigued by the title of this book, "Rethinking Thin". Read morePublished 19 months ago by NHBunion
A must read for anyone trying to get solid facts on diet and health. This book cuts through all the nonsense of dieting and shows clearly that the diet industry is about money and... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Sue R. Chenoweth
If you have ever dieted and gained the weight back, if everyone in yor family is overweight and you want to be the exception, if you think you have failed at life because you're... Read morePublished 23 months ago by grapecranberry