Salt sugar fat : How the Food Giants Hooked Us. / Michael Moss.
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- ISBN: 9780449808726 (sound recording)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (12 audio files) : digital
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2013.
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Narrator: Scott Brick.
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The AtlanticThe Huffington PostMen's JournalMSN (U.K.)Kirkus ReviewsPublishers Weekly#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERWINNER OF THE JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION AWARD FOR WRITING AND LITERATUREFrom a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter at The New York Times comes the explosive story of the rise of the processed food industry and its link to the emerging obesity epidemic. Michael Moss reveals how companies use salt, sugar, and fat to addict us and, more important, how we can fight back. In the spring of 1999 the heads of the world's largest processed food companies-from Coca-Cola to Nabisco-gathered at Pillsbury headquarters in Minneapolis for a secret meeting. On the agenda: the emerging epidemic of obesity, and what to do about it. Increasingly, the salt-, sugar-, and fat-laden foods these companies...
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