diet failure…The Naked Truth contains a unique body of work that is based on sound research — and the success of thousands of people. If you’ve tried diet after diet and found they didn’t work, or you simply couldn’t stick to them, you’re not alone. The Truth is, 98% of all attempts to lose weight inevitably fail. Most health experts claim that diet failure is not due to lack of willpower, food addiction, or emotional attachment. Clinical studies; however, substantiate that serotonin, a major neurotransmitter, plays a critical role in our ability to lose weight–and keep it off.In her book, Phoenix exposes the crucial "Serotonin-Insulin Connection" to successful, long-term weight loss. She explains what causes cravings, emotional eating, and food addictions, and more importantly, how to safely control them so we can have the lean, healthy and attractive body we all desire.Achieving successful weight loss is just the beginning. As a major neurotransmitter, serotonin also plays a critical role (directly or indirectly) in helping to prevent and overcome many common ailments. Learn the Truth — and live longer! Look and feel younger! Be healthy for life!Phoenix Gilman is a respected researcher and weight loss expert with over 30 years experience as a personal trainer, sport nutritionist, researcher, consumer activist and speaker. Fed up with the misinformation and scams rampant in the diet, food and pharmaceutical industries she vowed to make a difference. Her 1st Edition, diet failure…the Naked Truth (1st edition, 1599759187, 2005) sold in the US and internationally. Gilman’s research has been recognized by many, including the CDC, Forbes.com, "Focus Atlanta," Citizens Commission on Human Rights, Atkins, best-selling authors Michael Murray, ND, co-author of Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine, Diana Schwarzbein, MD, author of The Schwarzbein Principle, and other high-profile experts. Phoenix lives in Atlanta, GAG&G Publishing books are distributed by Cardinal Publishers Group.