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Hungry for More

A Keeping-it-real Guide for Black Women on Weight And Body Image

by Robyn Mcgee and Jocelyn, M.D. Elders

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Hungry for More
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A Keeping-it-real Guide for Black Women on Weight And Body Image
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Robyn Mcgee and Jocelyn, M.D. Elders

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An analysis of the obesity epidemic in the African-American community draws on home wisdom and the author's experience of losing her sister after gastric bypass surgery, exploring the historical and cultural roots of obesity among black women while sharing practical guidelines on weight loss and living a balanced lifestyle. Reprint.

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