Fat Files Living on Air (1999)

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  • Fighting Fat, Fighting Fit Fat Files Living on Air


Last of a trilogy of programmes studying obesity. Examines some ground-breaking research into eating disorders like anorexia and bulimia, trying to establish if they are inherited. The discovery of a group of anorexics in a most unlikely place seems to put paid to the theory that the disease is the product of western's society's increased levels of stress.

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