Best diet books for summer

Health Hub staff
Friday, January 23, 2009
Diet books. Image: Getty

Eating healthily and exercising regularly are the key to reaching your optimum weight. However shifting those last two stubborn kilos can, for some, require a little extra nudge.

If you are keen to try out a new eating plan, it’s worth looking into the summer's most talked about diet books.

Remember, diets should fit into your lifestyle, be manageable, realistic and not life restricting — so it's wise to do a little research before you embark on your journey.

We've rounded up the most popular literary offerings for you to check out.

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