Lathe Poland is fit, healthy and slim - anything but the classic picture of an adult onset diabetes sufferer. So when he is diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, he can't figure out why. Poland quickly learns that much of what he knew about healthy eating was based on myths or fifty year old science. Carb-Loaded: A Culture Dying to Eat is a chronicle of his search to find out why America's modern food culture is killing us. The upside? There is a lot that can be done! Carb-Loaded traces the origins of our beliefs about healthful and unhealthful food. Experts from all over the world share insights that are certain to challenge the status quo.
Marlene Schwartz, Gary Taubes, Lathe Poland, Brian Wansink, Mark Sisson
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