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Review: The Obesity Myth: Why America's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health

User Review  - Elena - Goodreads

This book was great. He was very thorough with the research and points out how much science is ruined by politics and extremists with an agenda. Be very careful what the "scientists" tell you. Doing your own research is always a good idea. Read full review

Review: The Obesity Myth: Why America's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health

User Review  - Douglas Wilson - Goodreads

This was a good book. There are places where he falls into the lesser zeitgeist mentality, but his central argument is solid. Obesity science is under-girded with some unsupported assumptions, and is contradicted with a host of unthinkable thoughts. Read full review

Review: The Obesity Myth: Why America's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health

User Review  - Bracha - Goodreads

This book was great. It challenges the way we look at obesity and health, while being easy and enjoyable to read. The author brought up contemporary examples of celebrities (well it was written in ... Read full review

Review: The Obesity Myth: Why America's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health

User Review  - Tina - Goodreads

An excellent summary of why the war on obesity is ridiculous and making folks fatter than they might be if they just left people the hell alone. Read full review

Review: The Obesity Myth: Why America's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health

User Review  - Georgina - Goodreads

If I could make a required reading for every single person, it would be this book. Also, it's beautiful Read full review

Review: The Obesity Myth: Why America's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health

User Review  - Skylar B - Goodreads

This book was pretty dry, but it raises the interesting question - is obesity really that unhealthy? My thoughts are now here. Read full review

Review: The Obesity Myth: Why America's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health

User Review  - Vida - Goodreads

Campos attacks public health guidelines and argues that being fat is not unhealthy (being active is more important than being thin). The science may be more complicated than that, but his examination ... Read full review

Review: The Obesity Myth: Why America's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health

User Review  - Baco - Goodreads

The first part of this book is really, really important: Campos' discussion of the flawed and misleading scientific research concerning obesity is logical and well-researched. It really made me ... Read full review

Review: The Obesity Myth: Why America's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health

User Review  - Jennifer Mackintosh - Goodreads

This book raises some very interesting questions about our assumptions about health and weight. Campos's indignation and fury come through loud and clear. He goes into detail about statistical ... Read full review

Review: The Obesity Myth: Why America's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health

User Review  - Chelsea - Goodreads

I only wish I would have read it sooner Read full review


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