New Chicken Soup for the Dieter’s Soul – The Perfect Pick-Me-Up for the Dieting Blues

January 18, 2007

Over 65 dieting wonders from all over the US and Canada wrote original short stories that have been published in the newly released Chicken Soup for the Dieter’s Soul – Inspiration and Humor to Help You Over the Hump, the latest book in the NY Times best selling Chicken Soup for the Soul series.  

Each story was selected from thousands of other potential stories to be included in Chicken Soup for the Dieter’s Soul because of its special ability to entertain, inspire and validate others who are trying to achieve the perfect weight and survive doing it.  

Whether it’s Atkins or South Beach, no carbs or no sugar, One Minute Wellness or 8 Minutes in the Morning, millions of people are doing it: Dieting. This wonderful book contains contributions from a unique collection the most creative dieters in the world. Here are tips on great food, (including recipes), portion control, meal frequency, how to cope with cravings, important nutrition facts as you lose weight, hints when eating out, even changing your shopping habits are included.   

Successful dieters have a plan and are ready to deal with setbacks when they come along. You’ll read stories about setting realistic goals, being kind to yourself, avoiding triggers and using the buddy system. If you’ve tried every diet under the sun, the latest fad, pill and potion without realizing or maintaining your goal you’ll enjoy these “war stories” and realize you aren’t alone in the battle.  

Chicken Soup for the Dieter’s Soul is replete with success stories, anniversaries celebrated and the secrets to a life of good dieting. Readers share in fellow dieters’ achievements and transformations.  

For every failure there are ten success stories and we’re including them here to inspire and motivate you toward a lifetime of good health. 

The Chicken Soup for the Soul books were first published in 1993 and quickly rose to number one on the New York Times bestseller list. With over 100 million copies sold and 145 titles in 37 languages, Chicken Soup for the Soul has made international publishing history and garnered numerous prestigious awards for creators, Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen. 

Canfield and Hansen are joined on this book with coauthor Theresa Peluso.

CONTACT:   Thersa Peluso, 954-418-0844 <> or just hit reply and provide us with your best street address.  



January 10, 2007




SAN DIEGO, CA – January 8, 2006

He’s hailed as “The Next New Dr. Phil,” but with “The Influential Power of Anthony Robbins.” And guess what? He’s from San Diego!

He’s Scott Kudia, Ph.D.

San Diego has a new figure to pay attention to – maybe a new era. A hot new expert is turning heads: Relationship Expert, Scott Kudia, Ph.D., author and charismatic figure, is changing people’s love lives.

Now, his new hit is breaking into the reading world on THURSDAY, JANUARY 11TH AT 1:11pm. Scott Kudia, Ph.D. releases his newest book, If This is Love, Why Am I Unhappy? The 3 Keys to Getting the Relationship You Want, on 1/11 at 1:11pm exclusively on And as an added bonus, anyone who buys the book on January 11th on gets a code upon purchase for free downloadable gifts including e-books, mp-3’s, and tele-seminars from some of the most inspirational people in the world, all of whom endorse the teachings of America’s Next Top Relationship Expert.

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As a bestselling co-author and through his popular seminars, Relationship Expert, Scott Kudia, Ph.D., has empowered thousands to overcome their obstacles and experience a better love life. Scott’s innovative work combines traditional psychology with the latest cutting edge technologies giving you the power to create more fulfilling relationships. His groundbreaking book, If This Is Love, Why Am I Unhappy? The 3 Keys To Having The Relationship You Want has been heralded as the perfect book for people who aren’t. Scott’s seminars are some of the most unique and powerful relationship events in the world. His passionate and inspirational speaking style always leaves his audience enlightened, empowered, and thoroughly entertained. Above all, they leave with the ability to connect more deeply with their partner and ultimately get more from their relationships.