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    • Why Diets Make Us Fat

    • The Unintended Consequences of Our Obsession with Weight Loss
    • By: Sandra Aamodt
    • Narrated by: Sandra Aamodt
    • Length: 7 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
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    If dieting makes us fat, what should we do instead to stay healthy and reduce the risks of diabetes, heart disease, and other obesity-related conditions? With clarity and candor, Aamodt makes a spirited case for abandoning diets in favor of behaviors that will truly improve and extend our lives.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best book I've read on health ever

    • By Alison on 11-17-16

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Welcome to Your Child's Brain

    • How the Mind Grows from Conception to College
    • By: Sam Wang, Sandra Aamodt
    • Narrated by: Pete Larkin
    • Length: 9 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Neuroscientists Sandra Aamodt and Sam Wang (who is also a parent) explain the facets and functions of the developing brain, discussing salient subjects such as sleep problems, language learning, gender differences, and autism. They dispel common myths about important subjects, such as the value of educational videos for babies, the meaning of ADHD in the classroom, and the best predictor of academic success (hint: It's not IQ). Most of all, this book will help you know when to worry, how to respond, and, most important, when to relax.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Backed by science

    • By Randi Matsuzaki on 05-17-16

    Regular price: $25.86

    • Welcome to your Brain

    • By: Sandra Aamodt, Samuel Wang
    • Narrated by: Oliver Rohrbeck
    • Length: 4 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Ob wir uns an etwas erinnern oder eine Entscheidung treffen, ob wir Schmerz empfinden oder einen Jetlag haben, unser Gehirn hat immer und überall die Fäden in der Hand.

    Regular price: $12.90