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References for "Size Matters"

1 Young LR, Nestle M. Expanding portion sizes in the US marketplace: Implications for nutrition counseling. Journal of the American Dietetic Association 2003;103:231-234.

2 Young LR, Nestle M. The contribution of expanding portion sizes to the US obesity epidemic. American Journal of Public Health 2002;92(2):246-249.

3 Young LR. The Portion Teller Plan: The No-Diet Reality Guide to Eating, Cheating, and Losing Weight Permanently. New York: Morgan Road Books, a division of Doubleday Broadway/Random House, Inc. May 2005. []

4 Young LR, Nestle M. Portion sizes and obesity: Responses of fast food companies. Journal of Public Health Policy 2007;28:238-248.