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  • The Case Against Sugar
    Views : 307
    Pages : 384

    by: Gary Taubes

    Publisher: pKnopf

    Book Description

    The award-winning journalist once again takes up the cudgel in defense of health.

    In his latest book, Taubes (Why We Get Fat and What to Do About It, 2010, etc.) makes the provocative contention that sugar, rather than fat, is the primary cause of obesity and a major culprit in a spectrum of chronic diseases. While it is now re ... more

    Publish on

    2016-12-27

    ISBN-10: 0307701646

    ISBN-13: 9780307701640

    Language: English

  • Bad Science: The Short Life and Weird Times of Cold Fusion
    Views : 387
    Pages : 503

    by: Gary Taubes

    Publisher: pRandom House

    Book Description

     Remember Stan Pons? Martin Fleischmann? Cheap power from a setup that looked like a freshman chemistry class experiment? Taubes, who plumbed the depths of nuclear-particle competition at CERN (Nobel Dreams, 1987), now continues his expeditions in an epic chronicle that reveals just how corroded and slimy the scientific pipes can get. ... more

    Publish on

    1993-06-15

    ISBN-10: 0394584562

    ISBN-13: 9780394584560

    Language: English

  • Why We Get Fat: And What to Do About It
    Views : 154
    Pages : 272

    by: Gary Taubes

    Publisher: pKnopf

    Book Description

    Science magazine correspondent Taubes (Health Policy/Univ. of California, Berkeley) provides “an extension and distillation” of the research that produced his 2007 bestseller, Good Calories, Bad Calories.

    The author closely examines a 2007 Stanford University comparative study of heart-risk factors, which showed tha ... more

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    2010-12-28

    ISBN-10: 0307272702

    ISBN-13: 9780307272706

    Language: English