We study and read OA-approved pamphlets; OA-approved books, such as 
Overeaters Anonymous, The Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of 
Overeaters Anonymous and For Today; and we read Lifeline, our monthly 
magazine on recovery. We also study the book Alcoholics Anonymous, referred to as the "Big Book," to understand and reinforce our program. Many OA members find that when read on a daily basis, the literature further reinforces how to live the Twelve Steps. Our OA literature and the AA "Big Book" are ever-available tools which provide insight into our problem of eating compulsively, strength to deal with it, and the very real hope that there is a solution for us.

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