Post Profile

How Big Sugar Duped America and Helped Make Us Fat

Why did the research turn from blaming sugar for health problems to blaming fat? Because a group of researchers were paid to say sugar wasn't the culprit back in the 1960s.
read more


Related Posts

WITH THE CONNIVANCE OF THE GOVERNMENT: How the Sugar Industry Shifted Blame to Fat. “The documents…

US Politics / Conservative : Instapundit

WITH THE CONNIVANCE OF THE GOVERNMENT: How the Sugar Industry Shifted Blame to Fat. “The documents show that a trade group called the Sugar Research Foundation, known today as the Sugar Association, paid three Harvard scientists the...

Sugar industry downplayed heart risks of sugar, promoted risks of fat: study

Health : Reuters: Health

(Reuters Health) - In the 1960’s, before conflict of interest disclosure was required, the sugar industry sponsored research promoting dietary fat as an important cause of coronary heart disease, and downplaying the role of sugar, a...

Sugar industry funded research to cast doubt on sugar's health hazards, report says

Health : LA Times: Health

The sugar industry began funding research that cast doubt on sugar's role in heart disease — in part by pointing the finger at fat — as early as the 1960s, according to an analysis of newly uncovered documents. The analysis publishe...

UCSF Study Reveals Sugar Industry Plot To Blame Fat For Heart Problems

United States / San Francisco : SFist

A sugar industry group paid Harvard researchers to influence early studies in the 1960's, the paper alleges. [ more › ]

Study: Sugar Industry Secretly Paid Harvard Researchers to Blame Fat for Health Risks

Health / Nutrition : Yahoo: Nutrition

In the 1960s, the leading sugar industry trade group paid three Harvard researchers nearly $50,000 in today’s dollars to publish a literature review that would link fat and cholesterol—and not sugar—to increased risk of heart diseas...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC