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Fat Like Us

2.67  ·  Rating details ·  3 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Review: Library Journal Nov. 1, 2001; Featured on CBS's 60 Minutes 01/06/02 with Morley Safer.
Paperback, 262 pages
Published by Generation Books
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Bob Schmitz
Dec 06, 2012 rated it liked it
"Fat Like Us" was lent to me by Lydia Turrentine who has provided massage therapy for many of the Ricers for many years. I live in Durham and have known of the Rice Diet, Structure House and Duke Diet and Fitness Center since I came her in 1978. I have seen many "Ricers" walking the streets of Durham, walking up and down the stadium steps at Duke, in the coffee shops and theaters. In a previous life I was an MD and advised people on loosing weight (unsuccessfully.) But this book was a revelation ...more
Oct 15, 2011 rated it liked it
I enjoyed reading the personal stories about these dieters, their thoughts and feelings, challenges and success. Anspaugh needs to improve her writing style as it was a bit repetitive. I've never had a weight problem so it was helpful to put myself in the shoes of dieters as I read about their issues.
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