From the national bestselling author of Racing Weight, Matt Fitzgerald exposes the irrationality, half-truths, and downright impossibility of a asingle right waya to eat, and reveals how to develop rational, healthy eating habits. From aThe Four Hour Body, a to aAtkins, a there are diet cults to match seemingly any mood and personality type. Everywhere we turn, someone is preaching the aOne True Waya to eat for maximum health. Paleo Diet advocates tell us that all foods less than 12, 000 years old are the enemy. Low-carb gurus demonize carbs, then there are the low-fat prophets. But they agree on one thing: there is only one true way to eat for maximum health. The first clue that that is a fallacy is the sheer variety of diets advocated. Indeed, while all of these competing views claim to be backed by ascience, a a good look at actual nutritional science itself suggests that it is impossible to identify a single best way to eat. Fitzgerald advocates an agnostic, rational approach to eating habits, based on oneas own habits, lifestyle, and genetics/body type. Many professional athletes already practice this aGood Enougha diet, and now we can too and ditch the brainwashing of these diet cults for good.CrossFit workouts are unbridled multidisciplinary sufferfests similar to those that Brian had come up with independently. A typical workout is ... Revenues for the operation are estimated to exceed two million dollars annually. When CrossFitanbsp;...
|Title||:||Diet Cults: The Surprising Fallacy at the Core of Nutrition Fads and a Guide to Healthy Eating for the Rest of Us|
|Publisher||:||Pegasus Books - 2014-05-15|