Trying the Calorie-Reduction Lifestyle

As part of her Human Guinea Pig experiments, Slate magazine's Emily Yoffe tries extreme dieting. She followed the "Calorie Reduction with Optimum Nutrition" plan, and cut her calorie intake by 30 percent. Yoffe talks about her experience with Madeleine Brand.



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