About the Author
Dr. Barry Sears
is one of the leading authorities in the world on the impact of diet on hormonal response and the expression of our genes. His first book, The Zone
, became a #1 New York Times
bestseller. His continuing books on understanding food as a drug have sold more than 5 million copies and have been translated into 22 languages. In Toxic Fat: When Good Fat Turns Bad
, Dr. Sears presents a revolutionary new understanding of the current obesity epidemic in terms of cancer rather than a consequence of sloth and gluttony. Dr. Sears continues his groundbreaking medical research as the president of the non-profit Inflammation Research Foundation located in Marblehead, MA.