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&nbsp;<b>Judith J. Wurtman, PhD,</b>&nbsp;co-author of&nbsp;<i>The Serotonin Power Diet: Eat Carbs -- Nature's Own Appetite Suppressant -- to Stop Emotional Overeating and Halt Antidepressant-Associated Weight Gain</i>, has discovered the connection between carbohydrate craving, serotonin, and emotional well-being in her MIT clinical studies.&nbsp;She received her&nbsp;PhD from George Washington University, is the founder of a Harvard University hospital weight-loss facility and counsels private weight management clients. She has written five books, including&nbsp;<i>The Serotonin Solution</i>, and more than 40 peer-reviewed articles for professional publications. She lives in Miami Beach, Florida.<br /> <br /> <b>Nina T. Frusztajer, MD,</b>&nbsp;co-author of&nbsp;<i>The Serotonin Power Diet: Eat Carbs -- Nature's Own Appetite Suppressant -- to Stop Emotional Overeating and Halt Antidepressant-Associated Weight Gain</i>,&nbsp;counsels private weight management clients&nbsp;and is a practicing physician and certified professional life coach. She received her master's degree in Nutrition from Columbia University and her medical degree from George Washington University. She lives in Boston, MA.<br /> <br /> For more information, please visit&nbsp;<a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.serotoninpowerdiet.com/">www.SerotoninPowerDiet.com</a>&nbsp;and our <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.facebook.com/pages/Boston-MA/The-Serotonin-Power-Diet/170084583809?ref=ts" target="_blank">Facebook Page</a>.

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