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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Sushma Palmer, Ph.D., Former Executive Director Food and Nutrition Board, U.S.
National Academy of Sciences "The China Study is extraordinarily helpful,
superbly written and profoundly important. Dr. Campbell's work is revolutionary in
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
... Dr Pepper, chocolate pudding and Oreo cookies. You pick up an issue of
National Geographic Kids, a magazine published by the National Geographic
Society "for ages six and up," expecting to find wholesome reading for youngsters
I have been "in the system" for almost fifty years, at the very highest levels,
designing and directing large research projects, deciding which research gets
funded and translating massive amounts of scientific research into national
expert panel ...
Eventually, this research became handsomely funded for twenty-seven years by
the best- reviewed and most competitive funding sources (mostly the National
Institutes of Health (NIH), the American Cancer Society and the American Institute
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Excellent book. Well researched. Has a Cookbook companion. Warning: you will become a vegan after reading it. Čítať celú recenziu
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