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Get with the Program!: Getting Real about Your Health, Weight, and Emotional Well-Being

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We all know that losing weight is the easy part.
It's keeping the weight off that's hard. In "Get with the Program! Bob Greene, bestselling author of "Make the Connection, gives you the keys to losing weight and staying fit for a lifetime. The four-phase plan in "Get with the Program! is like having your own personal trainer take you through the psychological, physical, a
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published January 8th 2002 by Simon & Schuster (first published January 1st 2002)
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Jan 19, 2012 Kimberly rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
As an Oprah fan who watched her transformation I immediately picked up this book in 2004. I like Bob Greene. His writing is informative and reassuring. I read this book a couple of times at different points in my life. Reread in 2006 then again in 2009 it all still rang true. Honestly, still working through a lot of what was written but sometimes when having a difficult time will read the section on "Emotional Eating" to get inspired not to give in. It is not just about food and there is a real ...more
Laura Jean
I'm listening to this book on CD, because that's what's available from the library. I have an hour round trip commute every day, so I've plenty of time to listen.

Alas, the first section of the book has 12 written exercises, which I'd like to do, but find difficult because a)I'm driving, b) I generally need to see things like this in writing. We'll see. Maybe I'll listen to it at home.
Well, I finally got around to listening to it at home. I did all the exercises and I feel as if the ideas in th
Apr 19, 2016 Molly rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2015
This is a book about steps one can take to achieve lifelong weight loss and health broken down into four phases. While it has great advice about exercise, it spends surprising little time exploring what one should eat. I would have liked more on that.
Jan 05, 2010 Dorie rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Awesome starter program for the unmotivated! It starts with very small, easy steps and slowly builds up to regular exercise and a healthy diet. I've been revisiting this book for years, every time I get off track.
Oct 26, 2009 Erin rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
What an excellent and inspiring book: just what the doctor ordered for a pre-holiday fitness and health boost. It's easy to read and understand and apply-what more can you ask for?
Jul 11, 2008 Mizbooks rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Greene writes well. His books are informative.
Dec 31, 2008 Cal marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
just got it for christmas..yet to read!
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Jul 15, 2012 Tracy Morton rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A friendly fitness book.
Sep 02, 2011 Denise rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Lots of cheese.
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