Book Review: The End of Overeating—Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite

Book Review: The End of Overeating—Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite

By Dr. David Kessler

Rodale Books 2009, 336 pp., $25.95 (hardcover)

Kessler was the FDA commissioner in the Clinton Administration most notable for his war on tobacco. His latest hobbyhorse is obesity and the Tragedy of the Fat American.

His conclusion: obesity is the fault of human biology and those mean food companies who found how to make that biology work for them by making thei

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