Loading, please wait...
:

product description page

Secret Life of Fat : The Science Behind the Body's Least Understood Organ and What It Means for You

Secret Life of Fat : The Science Behind the Body's Least Understood Organ and What It Means for You - image 1 of 1

About this item

Fat is not just excess weight, but actually a dynamic, smart, and self-sustaining organ that influences everything from aging and immunity to mood and fertility. With cutting-edge research and riveting case studies—including the story of a girl who had no fat, and that of a young woman who couldn’t stop eating—Dr. Sylvia Tara reveals the surprising science behind our most misunderstood body part and its incredible ability to defend itself. Exploring the unexpected ways viruses, hormones, sleep, and genetics impact fat, Tara uncovers the true secret to losing weight: working with your fat, not against it.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 235
Genre: Health + Wellness, Science
Format: Paperback
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
Author: Ph.D. Sylvia Tara
Language: English
Street Date: December 26, 2017
TCIN: 53143991
UPC: 9780393354973
Item Number (DPCI): 248-55-8263
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.
$10.97
MSRPReg: $15.95 Save $4.98 (31% off)
Shipping
In stock - free standard shipping with REDcard
Not in stores

Guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.


*See offer details. Restrictions apply. Pricing, promotions and availability may vary by location and at Target.com.