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Wheat belly [electronic resource] : Lose the Wheat, Lose the Weight, and Find Your Path Back to Health. William Davis, MD.

Davis, MD, William. (Author). Weiner, Tom. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781481572361 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (9 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC, 2011.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Tom Weiner.
Summary, etc.: A provocative look at how eliminating wheat from our diets can help us lose weight, shrink unsightly bulges, and reverse a broad spectrum of health problems—from acne to diabetes and serious digestive disordersSince the introduction of dietary guidelines calling for reduced fat intake in the 1970s, a strange phenomenon has occurred: Americans have steadily, inexorably become heavier, less healthy, and more prone to diabetes than ever before. After putting more than two thousand of his at-risk patients on a wheat-free regimen and seeing extraordinary results, cardiologist William Davis has come to the disturbing conclusion that it is not fat, not sugar, not our sedentary lifestyle that is causing America's obesity epidemic—it is wheat. How this once-benign grain—now genetically modified almost beyond recognition and found in virtually every course of every meal—has come to have such a profound and deleterious effect on our collective well-being ...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 212630 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Health & Fitness.
Genre: Electronic books.

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