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The Cancer Survival Cookbook By Donna Weihofen

Author: Donna WeihofenPublisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated (January 1998) A cancer cookbook can be a lifesaver for someone who is facing a battle with the deadly disease.  The choice of cookbooks claiming cancer-fighting recipes is vast, but “The Cancer Survival Cookbook” by Donna Weihofen offers simple low fat recipes and helpful advice that can […]

A Mediterranean Diet Cookbook Review

A Mediterranean diet cookbook should begin with an overview of a Mediterranean diet. This should include some simple Mediterranean diet meal plans, as well as some advice on how to follow them. Finally, it should contain many simple and easy-to-follow recipes that even a novice can perform. The Premise of a Mediterranean Diet Sometimes this […]

ChefMD’s Big Book of Culinary Medicine

Gone are the days when just the number of calories or carbs you consumed were all you needed to know. Get ready for a new approach to food – Culinary Medicine. It’s not enough to just choose more healthy fruits, vegetables, and lean proteins. How we cook or even store them can dramatically alter how […]

Eat Shrink and Be Merry by Janet & Greta Podleski

Two sisters became self published, best selling authors in the 90′s with their fun cookbook Looneyspoons – a funny look at low fat cooking. One of the Podleski sisters is an avid cook and nutritionist, and the other a writer. Between the two of them, they’ve produced the punniest diet cookbooks on the shelf – […]

Hungry Girl by Lisa Lillien

There has been a lot of buzz about the Hungry Girl cookbook since it was published just two months ago. Author Lisa Lillien is well known for her blog at www.hungry-girl.com and has spent several years creating lower calorie versions of favorite foods. A published cookbook seemed only natural. Lillien knows what it’s like to […]

Best Cookbooks 2007

The new year is the perfect time for trying new flavors and approaches to cooking healthier. You might consider a few new cookbooks to get you off to a fresh start! Eating Well Serves Two The editors of Eating Well magazine recognize that we don’t all need to cook for large families. Sometimes it’s difficult […]