Report to Congress: Low-Carb Diet Yields Groundbreaking Results for T2 Diabetes

Report to Congress: Low-Carb Diet Yields Groundbreaking Results for T2 Diabetes

Sarah Hallberg, chair of the Nutrition Coalition’s Scientific Council, took her breakthrough research on reversing type 2 diabetes to Congress last month. In a briefing to the bipartisan “Food As Medicine” group in the House, Dr. Hallberg detailed results from the large, university-based controlled clinical trial she leads, which reversed T2 diabetes in 60% of participants after just one year on a very low-carb diet.

Government Rejects Most of National Academies’ Recs for Improving the Dietary Guidelines’ Advisory Committee

Government Rejects Most of National Academies’ Recs for Improving the Dietary Guidelines’ Advisory Committee

Earlier this month, the agencies responsible for the U.S. Dietary Guidelines for Americans quietly dismissed improvements suggested by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, to increase transparency of the DGA Advisory Committee and manage member biases.