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Why We Get Fat

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I take that title personally. Science writer Taubes argues that the old "calories in-calories out" model is fallacious and that we must instead consider how insulin regulates fat tissue and how certain types of carbohydrates thus make the biggest contribution to our collective weight gain. With a 12-city tour.

GenreNonFiction
Culinary
Health, Mind and Body
TopicsWeight loss
Dieting
Nutrition
Food
Health
Obesity
Genetics
Exercise