The process for the 2020-25 U.S Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA) got off to a strong start this week, when the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) solicited public comments about a list of key issues for the guidelines to review. … Read the rest
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From a scientific perspective, the evidence overwhelmingly supports the idea that a diet low in carbohydrates and high in fat is “evidence based.”
Timothy David Noakes is a South African scientist, and an emeritus professor in the Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine at the University of Cape Town.
Many of you probably know the story of Professor Noakes: a world-famous professor … Read the rest
People across the United States are increasingly finding good health by ignoring official (high-carbohydrate) USDA Dietary Guidelines for Americans (diet recommendations) and following other programs (such as LCHF, Keto, Paleo, etc).
The Nutrition Coalition (TNC) does not promote any one … Read the rest
Op Ed in The Hill by Representative Andy Harris – The Mandate is clear: Flawed dietary guidelines process must be reformed
BY REP. ANDY HARRIS, M.D. (R-MD.), OPINION CONTRIBUTOR — 10/02/17 03:25 PM EDT
The nation’s senior scientific body recently released a new report raising serious questions about the “scientific rigor” of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans. This report confirms what … Read the rest
February 19, 2016
Statement by Nina Teicholz, science journalist and member, The Nutrition Coalition
Thank you very much for this opportunity. I am speaking today on behalf of The Nutrition Coalition, a fledgling group of doctors, PhDs, and others, not … Read the rest