Weight Loss on the Sly, The Trouble With Sex, Etc.

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Meet the crypto-dieters—women who pretend they’re not trying to lose weight even as they follow spartan diets. An article in Health says increasing numbers of women are shunning entire classes of food—meat, dairy, sugar, cooked foods, etc. For some, it’s truly a matter of health. “But for more and more women, an obsession with ‘good health’ has a convenient side effect: fitting into a size 2 without appearing like a slave to dieting.”

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