What's your personality? Are you self-disciplined and orderly, or are you more on the indulgent and impulsive side? Recent research from the National Institute of Health suggests that these personality traits could very well help determine your weight.
Frank Ferrante, an overweight guy with deep spiritual wounds, thought he was signing onto a sort of vegan life fix: raw foods, a shot of liquefied wheatgrass every morning and exercise, and then all of a sudden he'd be thin and happy.
People get anxious about admitting there might be factors that can't be controlled in obesity. It's hard to think there are aspects of our bodies and our health that we simply can't influence as much as we want to.