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The Delicious 6-Week Weight Loss Plan for the Real World
Timothy S. Harlan, MD, FACP has counseled thousands of his patients on healthy, sustainable weight loss. Now he's compiled his best tips and recipes into a six-week plan for you to learn how to eat great food that just happens to be great for you - and if losing weight is your goal, you can do that, too.
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The term matchstick refers to a technique of cutting vegetables like carrots or zucchini into matchstick shapes. Begin by slicing the vegetable into 1 to 2 inch lengths. Cut each length into 1/8 inch slices. Stack those slices and cut into 1/8 inch matchstick size strips.