The Abs Diet: The 6-week Plan to Flatten Your Stomach and Keep You Lean for Life

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Rodale, 2005 - Abdomen - 303 pages
The Abs Diet is a three-pronged attack on the abs for a flat stomach. It shows you how to lose weight through diet and exercise and how then to tone your muscles with specific abdominal exercises. The diet is straightforward and flexible, based on 12 'super-foods' that help promote weight loss, and on eating frequent small meals. The exercise plan is a whole-body strength-training programme combined with some interval training and, finally, there are 60 abdominal exercises to choose from so you can tailor the whole regime to meet your personal requirements.

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Great way to get started on eating and working out

User Review  - brianmclean - Overstock.com

Good resource for getting familiar with eating right. Also has simple exercise directions. If you know nothing or very little this is a great guide to eating or exercise. Nothing is based upon moon ... Read full review

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User Review  - BooksForDinner - LibraryThing

Absolutely changed the way I look at food/nutrition/exercise. A great foundation for getting and staying in shape. No gimmicks, no crazy cabbage diets, no nothin'. Eat a controlled amount of foods that are the best for, and work out. Pretty simple. Read full review

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About the author (2005)

David Zinczenko is the editor-in-chief of Men's Health magazine and editorial director of Women's Health magazine. He has written numerous books with Matt Goulding including Eat This, Not That!; Eat This, Not That! For Kids; Eat This, Not That! Supermarket Survival Guide; Eat This, Not That! Restaurant Survival Guide; and Cook This, Not That! Kitchen Survival Guide. He is also the author of the Abs Diet series, Eat It to Beat It!, and The Super Metabolism Diet: The Two Week Plan to Ignite Your Fat-Burning Furnace and Stay Lean for Life!, written with Keenan Mayo.

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