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The depression diet

16-Jan-2009
Last updated on 19-Jan-2009 at 17:57 GMT2009-01-19T17:57:55Z

The depression diet
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Experts predict that consumers will put on recession pounds by eating more unhealthy food to save money. But Dr Adam Drewnowski, director of the Center for Public Health Nutrition at the University of Washington, says nutrient-rich foods that were typically eaten during the depression are affordable alternatives.

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