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A conversation with Aaron Carroll: Why 'bad' food isn't as bad for us as we may think

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Carroll, a professor of pediatrics and the associate dean for research mentoring at IU School of Medicine, has a revolutionary message about dieting in his new book, "The Bad Food Bible: How and Why to Eat Sinfully."