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

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Rodale Press, Incorporated
You have abs. Yes, you!And in just six weeks, they're going to show. Whether you want to change your body to improve your health, your looks, your athletic performance, or your sex appeal, The Abs Diet offers you a simple promise: If you follow this plan, you will transform your body so that you can accomplish each and every one of those goals.The Abs Diet is not a gimmick. It doesn't bury you in measuring, calculating, counting, or hard-to-understand phases. It lets you enjoy the foods you crave. It's not low-carb, low-fat, or low-anything-else. It's just a smart, sensible, healthy plan that will give you the body you want in weeks. And you'll never feel hungry, restricted, or deprived.How is this possible? Research at top medical schools has shown time and time again that the best way to maintain a fit physique is to eat more food, not less.The Abs Diet will show you how to eat to keep your body's natural fat burners stoked at all times so you burn fat and build muscle all day, every day--even when you sleep. In these pages, you'll learn about the 12 Powerfoods that should become the staples of your diet. (Hint: Steak and strawberries are both in the mix.) You'll discover the two hidden dietary killers that could be poisoning you right now. You'll find out why 95 percent of all diets fail--and why The Abs Diet is different. And you'll enjoy some of the simplest, most satisfying meals ever created.The Abs Diet is the best, last, and only diet and nutrition plan you will ever need.

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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

Great and so helpful

User Review  - wilber - Borders

This book has been so great. I have leaned so much not just about working out and eating but about health...... I am getting it for many of my friends...... If no other diet book works this one will if you use it for real. Read full review

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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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