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Portland Researcher Chronicles New Approaches to Eating Disorders

'Give Food A Chance' is aimed at helping childhood anorexia, bulemia

While there is much concern about childhood obesity in this country, there are also many children who suffer from the opposite condition – food intake disorders. In her new book "Give Food a Chance: A new view on childhood eating disorders" Portland-based doctor and Reed College graduate Dr. Julie O'Toole, MD, MPH, draws from over a decade of clinical experience treating eating disorders in children and young adults


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Book: Janet Jackson's Guide to Loving Yourself

'True You' offers guide to happiness with recipes, photos and more

Whenever I've interviewed Janet Jackson, I've always had the sense that I was speaking with a very grounded individual for someone who was born inside the bubble of celebrity and has lived her whole life in the limelight. Thus, I am not surprised to discover that she would seem as real and equally accessible in her autobiography


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'Raw Law' Gives Real-World Advice for Dealing with the Courts

With more than a million Blacks behind bars, book gives realistic tips

One thing they never teach you in school is that America has a two-tiered system of justice, or that if you are African-American, you never want to find yourself caught in its duplicitous clutches. But all you need is a little common sense to know that there has been a surge in the incarceration rate of brothers over the last quarter-century

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