Rethinking Thin The New Science of Weight Loss---and the Myths and Realities of Dieting

In this eye-opening book, New York Times science writer Gina Kolata shows that our society's obsession with dieting and weight loss is less about keeping trim and staying healthy...

Mercies in Disguise A Story of Hope, a Family's Genetic Destiny, and the Science That Rescued Them

New York Times science reporter Gina Kolata follows a family through genetic illness and one courageous daughter who decides her fate shall no longer be decided by a genetic flaw....