The China Study: The Most Comprehensive Study of Nutrition Ever Conducted And the Startling Implications for Diet, Weight Loss, And Long-term Health
BenBella Books, Inc., 1. 6. 2006 - 417 strán (strany)
Even today, as trendy diets and a weight-loss frenzy sweep the nation, two-thirds of adults are still obese and children are being diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, typically an “adult” disease, at an alarming rate. If we’re obsessed with being thin more so than ever before, why are Americans stricken with heart disease as much as we were 30 years ago?
In The China Study, Dr. T. Colin Campbell details the connection between nutrition and heart disease, diabetes, and cancer. The report also examines the source of nutritional confusion produced by powerful lobbies, government entities, and opportunistic scientists. The New York Times has recognized the study as the “Grand Prix of epidemiology” and the “most comprehensive large study ever undertaken of the relationship between diet and the risk of developing disease.”
The China Study is not a diet book. Dr. Campbell cuts through the haze of misinformation and delivers an insightful message to anyone living with cancer, diabetes, heart disease, obesity, and those concerned with the effects of aging.
[This book is also available in Spanish, El Estudio de China.]
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Marilyn Gentry, President American Institute for Cancer Research "The China
Study is a well-documented analysis of the fallacies of the modern diet, lifestyle
and medicine and the quick fix approach that often fails. The lessons from China
Lastly, I must thank you, the taxpaying American public. You funded my work for
more than four decades, and I hope that in telling you the lessons I've learned, I
can begin to repay my debt to you. — T. Colin Campbell In addition to all those ...
In between, he authored hundreds of scientific papers, sat on numerous
government expert panels and helped shape national and international diet and
health organizations, like the American Institute for Cancer Research/World
Foreword If you are like most Americans today, you are surrounded by fast food
chain restaurants. You are barraged by ads for junk foods. You see other ads, for
weight-loss programs, that say you can eat whatever you want, not exercise and
After a long career in research and policy making, I now understand why
Americans are so confused. As a taxpayer who foots the bill for research and
health policy in America, you deserve to know that many of the common notions
you have ...
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Synopsis: One of the most comprehensive studies on nutrition. Dr. Campbell originally started his research from the opinion of someone who grew up on a dairy farm, hoping to promote the effects of a ... Čítať celú recenziu
Excellent book. Well researched. Has a Cookbook companion. Warning: you will become a vegan after reading it. Čítať celú recenziu
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