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.]
He was involved in the discovery of a chemical later called dioxin, and he went
on to direct one of the most important diet and health studies ever conducted, the
China Study. In between, he authored hundreds of scientific papers, sat on ...
Are environmental chemicals a primary cause of cancer? Or is your health "
predetermined" by the genes you inherited when you were born? Do
carbohydrates really make you fat? Should you be more concerned about the
total amount of fat ...
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 been told about food
, health and disease are wrong: • Synthetic chemicals in the environment and in ...
Much of my early career was spent working with two of the most toxic chemicals
ever discovered, dioxin and anatoxin. I initially worked at MIT, where I was
assigned a chicken feed puzzle. Millions of chicks a year were dying from an
It was a 100 to 0 score, leaving no doubt that nutrition trumped chemical
carcinogens, even very potent carcinogens, in controlling cancer. This
information countered everything I had been taught. It was heretical to say that
protein wasn't ...
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