Losing weight has become the modern womanas holy grail... everything will be better when weare thin. Weare obsessed with weight, we dislike our bodies, we worry about the food we eat, we feel guilty, we diet... Too many of us are locked into a war with our own bodies which weall never win, and which will never make us happy. 'The Ministry of Thin' takes a controversial, unflinching look at how the modern obsession with weight loss, youth, beauty and perfection got out of control. Emma Woolf, author of An Apple a Day, explores how we might all be able to stop hating and start liking our own bodies again. And she dares to ask: if losing weight is the answer, what is the question?Bootcamps are popular with female celebrities, especially those with a fitness DVD to promote. ... Trimmer You, a residential weightloss camp in the UK, caters specifically to women a#39;looking to shed postbaby weight, get in shape for ananbsp;...
|Title||:||The Ministry of Thin|
|Publisher||:||Summersdale Publishers LTD - ROW - 2013-06-04|