April 19, 2007

Today Show Nutrition Expert Joy Bauer’s Food Cures Debuts at No. 1 on the New York Times Bestseller List

Rodale Books announced today that JOY BAUER'S FOOD CURES: Treat Common Health Concerns, Look Younger & Live Longer by Joy Bauer debuts at No. 1 on the April 29, 2007 New York Times Bestseller Paperback How To List. Bauer is the nutrition expert for the Today show and Yahoo.com.

In JOY BAUER'S FOOD CURES, Bauer, MS, RD, CDN, offers readers personalized consultations focused on how food and nutrition can help them achieve their individual health goals. Drawing from the latest journal reports and medical studies, Bauer explains in a clear and comprehensive way how controlling the amount of certain foods, nutrients, and supplements in one's diet can help alleviate and even cure many common health problems -- while improving overall well-being and appearance.

"Joy is a trusted expert in the health and nutrition field. The book's rise to #1 underscores how Joy's message about how food can heal the body is successfully resonating with consumers," said Nancy Hancock, editor-in-chief at Rodale Books.

Bauer is the founder of Joy Bauer Nutrition, one of the largest nutrition centers in the country, with offices in Manhattan and Westchester Country, New York. Bauer's clientele includes high-profile professionals, celebrities, Olympic gold medalists, and the New York City Ballet. The author of several best-selling books, Bauer lives with her husband and their three children in New York.

About Rodale Inc.

Rodale Inc., which was recognized by the trade publication Advertising Age as Publishing Company of the Year, is the authoritative source for trusted content in health, fitness, and wellness around the world, reaching more than 70 million people globally. The company publishes some of the best-known health and wellness lifestyle magazines, including Men's Health, Prevention, Women's Health, Runner's World, Best Life, Bicycling, Backpacker, Mountain Bike, Running Times and Organic Gardening. Rodale is also the largest independent book publisher in America with a collection of international titles, including The South Beach Diet and The Abs Diet franchises, and Al Gore's New York Times bestseller An Inconvenient Truth. Rodale's broad range of media platforms includes magazines, books, videos, and extensive Web sites. The company is also a leader in direct-response marketing and has more than 26 million active customers in its database. www.rodale.com.