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Monday, January 22, 2018

Influential research that downplayed the role of sugar in heart disease in the 1960s was paid for by the sugar industry, according to a report released on Monday. With backing from a sugar lobby, scientists promoted dietary fat as the cause of coronary heart disease instead of sugar, according to a historical document review published in JAMA Internal Medicine.

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In recent years, the link between fat and heart disease has become a more contentious topic – a 2010 review of scientific studies of fat in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition found that "there is no convincing evidence that saturated fat causes heart disease". The role of sugar in heart disease is still being debated.

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Heart disease, modern man's most common ticket to an early grave. Sugar Capitalists lie for money. Just a repeat of what the tobacco industry did and the oil industry did to keep lead in gasoline. We live in a sea of lies, which take about fifty years to be corrected.

#1 | Posted by bayviking at 2018-01-23 05:44 AM | Reply

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