Glad you enjoyed the book - I have been around some of that stuff enough that I can't face reading about it too. Rather forget that it happens for a while, until it gets shoved in my face again. Sounds like she did a great job though by your description.
Start weight: 225.5 lbs Feb 13 2012. Height: 5'7"
Primal low: 186 lbs
Current weight: 227 lbs
S.T. goals: try thyroid supplementation.
Goal weight: 135 lbs
"I shall be telling this with a sigh somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the one less travelled by, and that has made all the difference." Robert Frost.