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Shape: 6 Surprising Reasons You’re Not Losing Weight

Undated. Retrieved online October 13, 2009 from No byline, Shape Despite pulling out all the stops, trading junk food for wholesome snacks, making your own meals, and becoming a kickboxing-class regular, you’re still struggling to shed those last 5 to…
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Parenting: Make Them Veggie Lovers!

Undated. Retrieved online October 13, 2009 from Maura Rhodes,, Parenting Here’s a trick for getting kids to open wide for all things nutritious Got a kid who turns up his nose at just about any food that comes out of…
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Research & Resources: Researcher hungers for answers about eating habits

Spring 2009. Retrieved online October 6, 2009 by Staff NMSU Research & Resources Making kids eat all of the food on their dinner plates is supposed to help them grow big and strong. But now a New Mexico State University…
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The New York Times: Nudges by Chopstick

August 26, 2009. Retrieved online October 13, 2009 from Freakonomics, The New York Times Brian Wansink and Collin Payne recently examined the relationship between Body Mass Index (BMI) and eating behaviors at all-you-can-eat Chinese buffets. The researchers found that customers…
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iafrica: Why am I not losing?

June 4, 2009. Retrieved online June 4, 2009 from Molly Lyons, Shape Magazine, iafrica.com Despite pulling out all the stops — trading junk food for wholesome snacks, making your own meals, and regular kickboxing classes — you still struggle to…
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Jerusalem Post: Health Scan

March 22, 2009. Retrieved online October 9, 2009 from Judy Siegel-Itzkovich. Jerusalem Post ‘CLEAN PLATE CLUB’ has a DOWN SIDE “Parents may have good intentions by forcing their kids to eat everything on their plate, but this approach may backfire,…
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The Times of India: Forcing kids to clean plate may backfire

March 11, 2009. Retrieved online October 9, 2009 from No Byline. The Times of India Forcing kids to clean plate may backfire “WASHINGTON: The next time you force your kids to clean their plate and eat the meal, just give…
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ScienceDaily: Eat Your Vegetables-Preschoolers Love Vegetables With Catchy Names

March 4, 2009. Retrieved online October 8, 2009 from No byline. ScienceDaily Eat Your Vegetables: Preschoolers Love Vegetables With Catchy Names Like ‘X-Ray Vision Carrots’ And ‘Tomato Bursts’ “ScienceDaily (Mar. 4, 2009) — Do you have a picky preschooler who’s…
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WebMD: Too Much ‘Joy’ in Cookbook Calories?

February 17, 2009. Retrieved online October 8, 2009 from Miranda Hitti. Reviewed by Louise Chang, MD. WebMD Study Shows Ballooning Portion Size, Heftier Ingredients in Classic Recipes “Feb. 17, 2009 — Calorie counts in several classic recipes have crept up…
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KRWG Aggie Almanac Webcast: Body Blast Those Extra Pounds!

Dec. 27, 2008: Body Blast Those Extra Pounds! Worried about those few extra pounds you put on over the holidays? This week on Aggie Almanac, we come to the rescue with a workout that’s sure to burn calories. Also, Dr….
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