Books The Cheese Trap How Breaking a Surprising Addiction Will Help You Lose Weight, Gain Energy, and Get Healthy by Neal D., M.d. Barnard, Dreena Burton and Marilu Henner Hardcover, 298 pages, Grand Central Pub, List Price: $27 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Cheese TrapSubtitleHow Breaking a Surprising Addiction Will Help You Lose Weight, Gain Energy, and Get HealthyAuthorNeal D., M.d. Barnard, Dreena Burton, et al Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Cites the health-compromising qualities of cheese and its immoderate consumption, outlining a radical program for losing weight, improving overall health and managing cheese cravings. Genres: Nonfiction Science & Health Food & Wine Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about The Cheese Trap Getty Images 13.7: Cosmos And Culture Doctor's Book Presents The Case Against 'Dairy Crack' February 23, 2017 Physician Neal Barnard argues that cheese is unhealthy and addictive. Anthropologist Barbara J. King takes a look at Barnard's provocative new book.