December 2000
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Dec2000, Vol. 61 Issue 12, p34
Presents information on weight loss. Response of the brain to food eaten by obese and lean individuals; Benefit of attending weekly group diet sessions to women; Types of amino acids that act as appetite suppressants.


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