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Slim Down Sister

Slim Down Sister

The African-American Woman's Guide to Healthy, Permanent Weight Loss

Roniece Weaver - Author

Fabiola Gaines - Author

Angela Ebron - Author

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ISBN 9780452280601 | 240 pages | 01 Jan 2001 | Plume | 5.31 x 7.99in | Adult
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The first weight-loss book to address the serious health concerns facing African-American women today.

Slim Down Sister offers a comprehensive program of diet and exercise especially geared to empower African-American women to take control of their weight and their health. This unique book, written by experts in the fields of health and nutrition, shares important information about:

* How to lose weight--and keep it off
* How to reduce the risk of diabetes, hypertension, and heart disease
* The Soul Food Pyramid: low-fat versions of favorite recipes that keep the flava but lose the fat
* Tips and words of wisdom for staying focused, motivated, and committed
* Survival strategies for staying on track during family gatherings, holidays, and stressful times
* The Sister Circle--how to start a support group

Featuring motivational stories from women who have lost weight, a guide to organizing a church-based weight-loss program, and sample menus and daily food plans, Slim Down Sister will help black women achieve and maintain their optimal weight and health.


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