31 Jan '13, 4pm

Forget what you thought you knew about weight loss--these commonly held beliefs are actually myths

In a surprising article from a blue-chip panel of experts , the New England Journal of Medicine has shredded many of our most fervently held beliefs about obesity and weight loss. The article begins: “Passionate interests, the human tendency to seek explanations for observed phenomena, and everyday experience appear to contribute to strong convictions about obesity, despite the absence of supporting data.”

Full article: http://www.runnersworld.com/weight-loss/new-england-journ...

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