Contributor

Yoni Freedhoff M.D.

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa

Yoni Freedhoff, MD, is an assistant professor of family medicine at the University of Ottawa, where he's the founder and medical director of the Bariatric Medical Institute—dedicated to non-surgical weight management since 2004.

Dr. Freedhoff sounds off daily on his award-winning blog, Weighty Matters and is also easily reachable on Twitter. Dr. Freedhoff's latest book Why Diets Fail and How to Make Yours Work will be published by Random House's Crown/Harmony in 2014.

Got a tip?

Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters? Here’s how.