Health & Fitness | Best Sellers, May 2017

This list includes titles most in demand by libraries and bookstores nationwide from Baker & Taylor six months prior to the week ending April 15, 2017. (c) Copyright 2017 Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc.


1 The Case Against Sugar. [HC] Gary Taubes. Knopf. 2016. 
ISBN 9780307701640. $26.95.
2 The Lose Your Belly Diet: Change Your Gut, Change Your Life. [HC] Travis Stork. Ghost Mountain. 2016. ISBN 9781939457592. $25.95.
3 Zero Sugar Diet: The 14-Day Plan To Flatten Your Belly, Crush Cravings, and Help Keep You Lean for Life. [HC] David Zinczenko 
& Stephen Perrine. Ballantine. 2016. ISBN 9780345547989. $28.
4 The Telomere Effect: A Revolutionary Approach to Living Younger, Healthier, Longer. [HC] Elizabeth Blackburn & Elissa Epel. 
Grand Central. 2017. ISBN 9781455587971. $28.
5 Food Freedom Forever: Letting Go of Bad Habits, Guilt, and Anxiety Around Food. [HC] Melissa Hartwig. Houghton Harcourt. 2016. ISBN 9780544838291. $27.
6 The Secret Life of Fat: The Science Behind the Body’s Least Understood Organ and What It Means for You. [HC] Sylvia Tara. Norton. 2016. ISBN 9780393244830. $26.95.
7 If Our Bodies Could Talk: A Guide to Operating and Maintaining a Human Body. [HC] James Hamblin. Doubleday. 2016. 
ISBN 9780385540971. $26.95.
8 The Brain Warrior’s Way: Ignite Your Energy and Focus, Attack Illness and Aging, Transform Pain into Purpose. [HC] Daniel G. 
& Tana Amen. Berkley. 2016. ISBN 9781101988473. $27.
9 Medical Medium Life-Changing Foods: Save Yourself and the Ones You Love with the Hidden Healing Powers of Fruits & Vegetables. [HC] Anthony William. Hay House. 2016. 
ISBN 9781401948320. $29.99.
10 How To Survive a Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens
and Science Tamed AIDS. [HC] David France. Knopf. 2016. 
ISBN 9780307700636. $30.
11 The Mayo Clinic Diet. 2d ed. [HC] Donald D. Hensrud. Mayo Clinic. 2017. ISBN 9781945564000. $27.99.
12 Goop Clean Beauty. [HC] Grand Central Life & Style. 2016. 
ISBN 9781455541553. $30.
13 The Hungry Brain: Outsmarting the Instincts That Make Us Overeat. [HC] Stephan J. Guyenet. Flatiron: Macmillan. 2017. 
ISBN 9781250081193. $27.99.
14 The Engine 2 Seven-Day Rescue Diet: Eat Plants, Lose Weight, Save Your Health. [HC] Rip Esselstyn. Grand Central Life & Style. 2016. ISBN 9781455591176. $27.
15 Ballerina Body: Dancing and Eating Your Way to a Leaner, Stronger, and More Graceful You. [HC] Misty Copeland. 
Grand Central Life & Style. 2017. ISBN 9781455596300. $30.
16 Forever Painless: End Chronic Pain and Reclaim Your Life 
in 30 Minutes a Day. [HC] Miranda Esmonde-White. Harper Wave. 2016. ISBN 9780062448668. $27.99.
17 The Metabolism Plan: Discover the Foods and Exercises That Work for Your Body To Reduce Inflammation and Drop Pounds Fast. [HC] Lyn-Genet Recitas. Grand Central Life & Style. 
2017. ISBN 9781455535453. $27.
18 Primal Fat Burner: Live Longer, Slow Aging, Super-Power Your Brain, and Save Your Life with a High-Fat, Low-Carb Paleo Diet. [HC] Nora Gedgaudas. Atria. 2017. ISBN 9781501116414. $26.
19 Strong Is the New Beautiful: Embrace Your Natural Beauty, Eat Clean, and Harness Your Power. [HC] Lindsey Vonn. Dey Street: HarperCollins. 2016. ISBN 9780062400581. $27.99.
20 Younger: A Breakthrough Program To Reset Your Genes, Reverse Aging, and Turn Back the Clock 10 Years. [HC] Sara Gottfried. HarperOne. 2017. ISBN 9780062316271. $27.99.
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