Adele Puhn, M.S., C.N.S., is a weight-loss and nutritional consultant with a thriving private practice on Long Island, New York, and in Manhattan. A certified New York State nutritionist, she holds an M.S. in Medical Biology and Clinical Nutrition, as well as the title Certified Nutrition Specialist from the American College of Nutrition. Adele Puhn is a popular speaker and lecturer. The 5-Day Miracle Diet is her first book. She lives in Great Neck, New York, with her husband.