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Tuesday, 16 May 2017

Nina Teicholz - 'The Real Food Politics: Institutional Defense of the Status-Quo'

Nina Teicholz is a New York Times bestselling investigative science journalist who has played a pivotal role in challenging the conventional wisdom on dietary fat. Her groundbreaking work, 'The Big Fat Surprise', which The Economist named as the #1 science book of 2014, has led to a profound rethinking on whether we have been wrong to think that fat, including saturated fat, causes disease.

Nina continues to explore the political, institutional, and industry forces that prevent better thinking on issues related to nutrition and science. She has been published in the New York Times, the New Yorker, the British Medical Journal, Gourmet, the Los Angeles Times and many other outlets.

A .PDF version of the slides used in Nina's presentation is available here;



Francisco Manuel Carrajola Oliveira said...

Um video muito interessante.
Um abraço e boa semana.

Dedais de Francisco e Idalisa

Sami said...

Interesting investigation. Science and knowledge is always changing, hopefully for the better.