Susan Yager

Author, adjunct professor Food Studies and Nutrition, NYU

Susan Yager is the author of the critically acclaimed book, The Hundred Year Diet. America’s Voracious Appetite For Losing Weight (Rodale, 2010), which was featured in the opening segment of CBS Sunday Morning, and is the co-author of He’s Just Not Up for it Anymore. Why Men Stop Having Sex (William Morrow, 2008), which deals, in part, with the impact of obesity on sexual dysfunction. She has been interviewed by Dr. Mehmet Oz, Barbara Walters, NPR’s Marketplace, Good Morning America, and more than 20 regional NPR segments. She appeared in the HBO series “The Weight of the Nation.” Susan is an adjunct professor of Food Studies and Nutrition at New York University. She is the former president of Domestications, a home furnishings textile catalogue.