March 19, 2014

SCIENCE: Study Questions Fat and Heart Disease Link. “Many of us have long been told that saturated fat, the type found in meat, butter and cheese, causes heart disease. But a large and exhaustive new analysis by a team of international scientists found no evidence that eating saturated fat increased heart attacks and other cardiac events. . . . The smaller, more artery-clogging particles are increased not by saturated fat, but by sugary foods and an excess of carbohydrates.”

Gary Taubes, call your office!