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Title Fat : what no one is telling you / Twin Cities Public Television ; produced by Tom & Linda Spain ; directed by Andrew Fredericks.

Publication Info. [Alexandria, VA?] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, [2007]


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 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  DVD 616.398 FAT    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  DVD 613.398 FAT    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult DVD, Nonfiction  DVD 616.398 FAT    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  DVD 616.398 FAT    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  DVD 616.398 FAT    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation, enhanced for 16x9 TVs; stereo.
Performer Narrator: Meredith Vieira.
Credits Camera, Joel Shapiro ... [et al.] ; editors, Andrew Fredericks, Linda Starr Spain ; music, Pat Mercuri, Michael Green.
Audience Not rated.
Summary This documentary explains our psychological responses to food, shares new scientific knowledge about hunger, eating, and human metabolic operation. Shows how external pressures such as oversized restaurant portions and the unending barrage of food advertisements make fighting fat so difficult. Also features real Americans telling their stories about the biological barriers, cultural habits, and economic realities contributing to their struggle to get fit.
Note Special features: Take one step for your family's health hosted by Dr. Nancy Snyderman; Educational PDFs (DVD-ROM drive): 100 ways to eat healthier; 100 ways to add steps; 100 ways to surround your family with success; activity conversion charts for adults & kids, quick tips: using a step counter; interview with producer Tom Spain.
Language Soundtracks: English or Spanish with optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Obesity.
Obesity -- Psychological aspects.
Obesity -- Social aspects.
Obesity -- Health aspects.
Overweight persons.
Weight loss -- Psychological aspects.
Behavior modification.
Body image.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary -- Television.
Added Author Spain, Tom.
Spain, Linda.
Fredericks, Andrew.
Vieira, Meredith.
Twin Cities Public Television (Saint Paul, Minn.)
PBS Home Video.
ISBN 0793693446
Standard No. 841887008457
Music No. FATW601 PBS Home Video
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